A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 07:35:58 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000csjp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csjp. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 07:35:58 / November 22, 2020 @ 7:35 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 131.43 km (82 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.6725 East, latitude -7.0994 South, depth = 131.43 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia.
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