A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Pulau Pulau Tanimbar, Indonesia (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 131.5839 East, latitude -8.3333 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 19:49:06 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cs44. Event ids that are associated: us7000cs44. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/12/20 / 2020-12-14 19:49:06 / December 14, 2020 @ 7:49 pm.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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