A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 227 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (141 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a6d1. Unique identifier: us2000a6d1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.4 km (65 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 128.0433° East, latitude 3.7859° North, depth = 104.4 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/17 / 2017-08-04 08:12:39 / August 4, 2017 @ 8:12 am. The temblor was reported at 17:12:39 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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