A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 114 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia (71 miles). Unique identifier: us2000gbw4. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000gbw4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 227.64 km (141 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 19:36:45 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/07/18 / 2018-07-18 10:36:45 / July 18, 2018 @ 10:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.7028 East, latitude 2.4987 North, depth = 227.64 km. 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 earthquakes 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 seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 114 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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