A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 164 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (102 miles). Id of earthquake: us10004f7y. Event ids that are associated: us10004f7y. The temblor was detected at 01:53:50 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.03 km (35 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.2779 East, latitude 3.1878 North, depth = 56.03 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/01/16 / 2016-01-17 16:53:50 / January 17, 2016 @ 4:53 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 164 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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