A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 237 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (147 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000j3fb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j3fb. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.8194 East, latitude 3.7159 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:55:58 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/01/19 / 2019-01-13 02:55:58 / January 13, 2019 @ 2:55 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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: 237 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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