A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 106 km E of Bitung, Indonesia (66 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 126.1345° East, 1.5631° North. Unique identifier: us70006b5k. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006b5k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:40:12 / 4:40 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 20:40:12 / November 14, 2019 @ 8:40 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 106 km E of Bitung, Indonesia.
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