A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 126 km E of Bitung, Indonesia (78 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.46 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/11/19 / 2019-11-24 10:29:50 / November 24, 2019 @ 10:29 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:29:50 / 6:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70006cf6. Event ids that are associated: us70006cf6. Exact location, longitude 126.3159° East, latitude 1.4719° North, depth = 49.46 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 126 km E of Bitung, Indonesia.
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