A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 70 km SE of Molibagu, Indonesia (43 miles). Unique identifier: us20008li0. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008li0. The temblor was reported at 13:55:09 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 81.98 km, 124.4211° East, -0.0713° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 81.98 km (51 miles). Global time and date of event 12/02/17 / 2017-02-12 05:55:09 / February 12, 2017 @ 5:55 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 70 km SE of Molibagu, Indonesia.
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