A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Banda Sea (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:46:16 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d3rp. Id of event: us7000d3rp. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/21 / 2021-01-27 16:46:16 / January 27, 2021 @ 4:46 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 129.9282° East, -6.447° South, depth 155.63 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 155.63 km (97 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five 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.
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