A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 135 km E of Bitung, Indonesia (84 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/11/19 / 2019-11-16 03:29:32 / November 16, 2019 @ 3:29 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:29:32 / 11:29 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70006bq4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006bq4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 126.3846° East, 1.62° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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