A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 148 km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (92 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:32:22 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.71 km (23 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.2182 East, latitude 0.0986 North, depth = 37.71 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 21:32:22 / February 8, 2017 @ 9:32 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008ikp. Unique identifier: us20008ikp.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 148 km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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