A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 215 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (134 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:10:56 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.47 km (30 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008igv. Id of event: us20008igv. Exact location of event, depth 48.47 km, 126.5856° East, 3.0448° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/17 / 2017-01-24 08:10:56 / January 24, 2017 @ 8:10 am. 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 two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 215 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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