A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 127 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (79 miles). Exact location of event, depth 171.89 km, 127.6761° East, -7.588° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dicy. Id of event: us6000dicy. Global time and date of event 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 11:55:52 / February 17, 2021 @ 11:55 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:55:52 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 171.89 km (107 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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