A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 160 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia (99 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.03 km (15 miles). Event id: us6000d4dn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d4dn. Exact location, longitude 127.521° East, latitude -2.4063° South, depth = 24.03 km. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:10:21 / 7:10 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/12/20 / 2020-12-30 19:10:21 / December 30, 2020 @ 7:10 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 160 km NNW of Ambon, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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