A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 228 km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (142 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 126.9625° East, latitude 3.5091° North, depth = 50.33 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.33 km (31 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:09:18 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jgb9. Unique identifier: us1000jgb9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 14:09:18 / March 6, 2019 @ 2:09 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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