A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 134 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (83 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:39:31 / 4:39 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.42 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.922 East, latitude 2.2555 North, depth = 51.42 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 08:39:31 / March 6, 2019 @ 8:39 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jb5x. Unique identifier: us1000jb5x.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 134 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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