A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 124 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (77 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 12:42:21 / June 4, 2017 @ 12:42 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.34 km (32 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009ljd. Id of event: us20009ljd. Exact location, longitude 128.3131° East, latitude 2.8091° North, depth = 51.34 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:42:21 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 124 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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