A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 156 km NE of Bitung, Indonesia (97 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.1245° East, 2.4903° North, depth 66.31 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.31 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000a36p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a36p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 09:09:09 / July 26, 2017 @ 9:09 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 17:09:09 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 156 km NE of Bitung, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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