A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 159 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (99 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 68.12 km, 128.2509° East, 3.1475° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:40:38 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 68.12 km (42 miles). Global time and date of event 18/07/18 / 2018-07-18 20:40:38 / July 18, 2018 @ 8:40 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000g85w. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000g85w.
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 two and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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