A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Banda Sea (0 miles). Event id: us7000d1ji. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d1ji. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/01/21 / 2021-01-20 04:28:53 / January 20, 2021 @ 4:28 am. Exact location of event, longitude 131.8399 East, latitude -5.9564 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:28:53 / 4:28 am (local time epicenter).
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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