A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Molucca Sea (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us1000g3qt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g3qt. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/08/18 / 2018-08-05 04:22:38 / August 5, 2018 @ 4:22 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53.03 km (33 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.3478 East, latitude 1.395 North, depth = 53.03 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:22:38 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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