A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 208 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (129 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008i51. Id of event: us20008i51. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/01/17 / 2017-01-22 11:41:28 / January 22, 2017 @ 11:41 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 126.768° East, 3.1389° North, depth 48.46 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:41:28 / 7:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.46 km (30 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 208 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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