A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 292 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia (181 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 145.27 km (90 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 130.136 East, latitude 3.2832 North, depth = 145.27 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 22:25:40 / March 29, 2018 @ 10:25 pm. Id of earthquake: us1000db60. Event ids that are associated: us1000db60. The temblor was picked up at 07:25:40 / 7:25 am (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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 292 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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