A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 118 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (73 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:38:51 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 16:38:51 / November 14, 2019 @ 4:38 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 126.6066° East, latitude 1.5368° North, depth = 35 km. Id of earthquake: us60006bkj. Event ids that are associated: us60006bkj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
How would you describe the shaking?
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: 118 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.