A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported north of Halmahera, Indonesia (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 17:42:49 / 5:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 128.0088° East, 4.8937° North, depth 59.13 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 59.13 km (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008n5t. Unique identifier: us10008n5t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 17:42:49 / April 21, 2017 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: north of Halmahera, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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