A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 154 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (96 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 69.89 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 15:34:38 / March 7, 2018 @ 3:34 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 127.4031° East, 2.9847° North, depth 69.89 km. Unique identifier: us2000ddse. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ddse. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:34:38 / 11:34 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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: 154 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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