A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 103 km W of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (64 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/01/17 / 2017-01-08 16:07:33 / January 8, 2017 @ 4:07 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007vcq. Unique identifier: us10007vcq. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.27 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:07:33 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35.27 km, 126.4387° East, 0.8206° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 103 km W of Kota Ternate, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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