A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 99 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (62 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.7006° East, 1.3786° North, depth 75.24 km. The temblor was reported at 08:00:55 / 8:00 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70005ud5. Event ids that are associated: us70005ud5. Global time and date of event 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 00:00:55 / October 6, 2019 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 75.24 km (47 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 99 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia.
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