A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 133 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (83 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006b3u. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006b3u. The temblor was picked up at 00:56:04 / 12:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.4871 East, latitude 1.6056 North, depth = 35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 16:56:04 / November 14, 2019 @ 4:56 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 133 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia.
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