A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 193 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (120 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 07:18:43 / 7:18 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 23:18:43 / April 6, 2018 @ 11:18 pm. Exact location of event, depth 56.55 km, 127.1508° East, 3.2498° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 56.55 km (35 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dvtz. Id of event: us2000dvtz.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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