A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 268 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (167 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.434 East, latitude 4.1195 North, depth = 81.03 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 81.03 km (50 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008x2n. Unique identifier: us10008x2n. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 13:58:22 / June 1, 2017 @ 1:58 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:58:22 / 10:58 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 268 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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