A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 126 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (78 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 17:48:37 / November 14, 2019 @ 5:48 pm. The temblor was reported at 01:48:37 / 1:48 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70006b41. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006b41. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.5406 East, latitude 1.5663 North, depth = 32.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.3 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days one hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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