A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 157 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (98 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.6935° East, 2.2425° North, depth 51.69 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us100096pd. Event ids that are associated: us100096pd. The epicenter was at a depth of 51.69 km (32 miles). Global time and date of event 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 07:22:46 / June 27, 2017 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:22:46 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-nine 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 157 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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