A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Tobelo in Indonesia. Unique identifier: us100095ps. Ids that are associated to the event: us100095ps. Exact location of event, depth 108.14 km, 127.2582° East, 2.2179° North. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:11:33 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 108.14 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 05:11:33 / July 1, 2017 @ 5:11 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tobelo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 100 km (62 miles) from Tobelo (c. 10 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 99 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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