A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (88 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/17 / 2017-08-15 16:08:09 / August 15, 2017 @ 4:08 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 149.52 km (93 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:08:09 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a9fi. Unique identifier: us2000a9fi. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.1742 East, latitude 3.0064 North, depth = 149.52 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 five and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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