A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 173 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (107 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/17 / 2017-07-22 00:11:20 / July 22, 2017 @ 12:11 am. 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 109.94 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 126.5585° East, latitude 2.3009° North, depth = 109.94 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:11:20 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a1np. Unique identifier: us2000a1np.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 173 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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