A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Ternate in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 21:19:20 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60006mdd. Unique identifier: us60006mdd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 150.55 km (94 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 12:19:20 / December 5, 2019 @ 12:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 150.55 km, 127.4934° East, 0.9767° North.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 24 km (15 miles) from Ternate (c. 101 700 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Sofifi (c. 36 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sofifi, Ternate (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 22 km NNE of Ternate, Indonesia.
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