A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 150 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (93 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/17 / 2017-01-29 08:17:12 / January 29, 2017 @ 8:17 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10007w0t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007w0t. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46.31 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 126.7673° East, 2.2662° North, depth 46.31 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 16:17:12 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 150 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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