A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Tilamuta in Indonesia. Event id: us600052z4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600052z4. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/08/19 / 2019-08-04 13:31:12 / August 4, 2019 @ 1:31 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:31:12 / 9:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 163.73 km (102 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 163.73 km, 122.2377° East, 0.3485° North.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Event epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Gorontalo (c. 144 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gorontalo.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. 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: 23 km SSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia.
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