A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (88 miles) on Sunday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:04:32 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 127.164° East, latitude 2.6917° North, depth = 74.78 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003kez. Id of event: us10003kez. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.78 km (46 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/09/15 / 2015-09-20 10:04:32 / September 20, 2015 @ 10:04 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 142 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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