A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Molibagu in Indonesia. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 165.47 km (103 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us700068wb. Event ids that are associated: us700068wb. Exact location of event, depth 165.47 km, 123.9076° East, 0.4633° North. The temblor was detected at 02:34:51 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/19 / 2019-11-16 18:34:51 / November 16, 2019 @ 6:34 pm.
Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Gorontalo (c. 144 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gorontalo (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km NW of Molibagu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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