A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 130 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia (81 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.61 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:54:30 / 2:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.3241 East, latitude 1.7129 North, depth = 35.61 km. Event id: us70006b49. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006b49. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 18:54:30 / November 14, 2019 @ 6:54 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and three, in the last 10 days one hundred and seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. 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: 130 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia.
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