A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Kupang in Indonesia. Id of earthquake: us6000dhfe. Event ids that are associated: us6000dhfe. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 15:19:14 / February 13, 2021 @ 3:19 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.4803 East, latitude -10.5012 South, depth = 48.18 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 48.18 km (30 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:19:14 / 3:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kupang (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Kupang (c. 282 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 39 km SSW of Kupang, Indonesia.
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