A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 19 km NNW of Tolitoli, Indonesia (12 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 120.7313° East, latitude 1.1925° North, depth = 34.18 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:18:24 / 1:18 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006sti. Id of event: us70006sti. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.18 km (21 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/12/19 / 2019-12-31 05:18:24 / December 31, 2019 @ 5:18 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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