A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 134 km NNW of Dobo, Indonesia (83 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 133.7437° East, -4.6451° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/11/17 / 2017-11-20 22:19:03 / November 20, 2017 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:19:03 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000bs2u. Event ids that are associated: us2000bs2u.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 134 km NNW of Dobo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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