A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 280 km ENE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (174 miles) on Saturday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:16:26 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000cr76. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cr76. Exact location of event, depth 171.92 km, 129.1898° East, -7.2391° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 171.92 km (107 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/20 / 2020-11-21 10:16:26 / November 21, 2020 @ 10:16 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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