A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 81 km NNW of Laiwui, Indonesia (50 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:01:33 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 27.07 km (17 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.4997 East, latitude -0.6315 South, depth = 27.07 km. Unique identifier: us70007szg. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007szg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/20 / 2020-02-19 11:01:33 / February 19, 2020 @ 11:01 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 seventy-eight 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.
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