A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Banda Sea (0 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:26:14 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 129.4795° East, -6.3965° South, depth 210.77 km. 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 210.77 km (131 miles). Unique identifier: us7000d1ei. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d1ei. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/01/21 / 2021-01-10 08:26:14 / January 10, 2021 @ 8:26 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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