A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 217 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (135 miles) on Friday. Event id: us2000abna. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000abna. Exact location of event, depth 58.74 km, 127.0175° East, 3.4204° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/17 / 2017-08-25 13:24:53 / August 25, 2017 @ 1:24 pm. The temblor was reported at 21:24:53 / 9:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 58.74 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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