A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 184 km NNE of Baukau, Timor Leste (114 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000djj8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000djj8. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:33:02 / 3:33 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/21 / 2021-03-15 15:33:02 / March 15, 2021 @ 3:33 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.8488 East, latitude -6.8505 South, depth = 415.24 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 415.24 km (258 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty 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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