A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (150 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 146.15 km (91 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:57:22 / 3:57 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 18:57:22 / March 11, 2018 @ 6:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 127.7495° East, latitude 3.8961° North, depth = 146.15 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d6hv. Id of event: us1000d6hv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 241 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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