A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 184 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (114 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:41:38 / 3:41 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 96.71 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 127.3123° East, latitude 3.2453° North, depth = 96.71 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008ink. Id of event: us20008ink. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/17 / 2017-01-25 07:41:38 / January 25, 2017 @ 7:41 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 184 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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