A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 120 km E of Bitung, Indonesia (75 miles). Event id: us60005m8y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005m8y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/19 / 2019-09-15 00:27:12 / September 15, 2019 @ 12:27 am. Exact location of event, depth 52.95 km, 126.2638° East, 1.5133° North. The temblor was picked up at 08:27:12 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.95 km (33 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 120 km E of Bitung, Indonesia.
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