A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 137 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (85 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:54:14 / 2:54 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/04/16 / 2016-04-28 05:54:14 / April 28, 2016 @ 5:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 128.6554° East, 2.7927° North, depth 220.57 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 220.57 km (137 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005c3h. Id of event: us10005c3h. 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 137 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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