A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Banda Sea (0 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us7000cr85. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cr85. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 159.08 km (99 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:49:25 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.2568 East, latitude -6.9755 South, depth = 159.08 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 15/12/20 / 2020-12-15 10:49:25 / December 15, 2020 @ 10:49 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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