A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 152 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (94 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56.87 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us20009l3s. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009l3s. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:18:53 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 56.87 km, 126.7987° East, 2.3677° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 14:18:53 / June 7, 2017 @ 2:18 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-three 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 152 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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