A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 105 km WNW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (65 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000gcuf. Event ids that are associated: us2000gcuf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 126.511° East, latitude 1.1868° North, depth = 40.44 km. Global time and date of event 19/07/18 / 2018-07-19 13:34:36 / July 19, 2018 @ 1:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.44 km (25 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:34:36 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days eighty-three 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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