A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 294 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia (183 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/02/21 / 2021-02-18 14:04:37 / February 18, 2021 @ 2:04 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:04:37 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 150.19 km (93 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000dkpm. Event ids that are associated: us6000dkpm. Exact location of earthquake, 130.2505° East, -6.5353° South, depth 150.19 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one 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: 294 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia.
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