A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 123 km NE of Bitung, Indonesia (76 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.0214° East, latitude 2.1748° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hjt6. Unique identifier: us2000hjt6. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/18 / 2018-09-18 14:16:21 / September 18, 2018 @ 2:16 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 22:16:21 / 10:16 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 123 km NE of Bitung, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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