A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 104 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (65 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10008705. Event ids that are associated: us10008705. Exact location of event, longitude 128.4055 East, latitude 2.5868 North, depth = 163.59 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/17 / 2017-03-04 20:09:12 / March 4, 2017 @ 8:09 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 163.59 km (102 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:09:12 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 104 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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