A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 90 kilometers (56 miles) from Bitung in Indonesia on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 125.9965° East, 1.3931° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:42:53 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 16:42:53 / November 14, 2019 @ 4:42 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006b5r. Id of event: us70006b5r.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 90 km (56 miles) from Bitung (c. 137 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bitung. Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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