A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 158 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (98 miles) on Friday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:03:09 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a0x1. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a0x1. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 20:03:09 / July 20, 2017 @ 8:03 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 128.7845° East, 2.9305° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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 quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 158 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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