A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 150 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (93 miles). Unique identifier: us10003irs. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003irs. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 16/09/15 / 2015-09-16 00:02:14 / September 16, 2015 @ 12:02 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 08:02:14 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 54.95 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 54.95 km, 126.8728° East, 2.4739° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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