A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 248 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (154 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.873° East, latitude 3.662° North, depth = 39.25 km. The temblor was reported at 08:10:22 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.25 km (24 miles). Id of earthquake: us10004ea4. Event ids that are associated: us10004ea4. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/01/16 / 2016-01-14 00:10:22 / January 14, 2016 @ 12:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-eight 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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 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: 248 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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