A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 108 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (67 miles). Global time and date of event 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 04:00:51 / July 22, 2018 @ 4:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 126.6145° East, 1.4038° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000gekc. Unique identifier: us2000gekc. The temblor was reported at 12:00:51 / 12:00 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 108 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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