A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 110 km NW of Sorong, Indonesia (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:36:04 / 6:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 21:36:04 / February 11, 2020 @ 9:36 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 130.613° East, -0.1164° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007sg2. Id of event: us70007sg2.
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. 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 three 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 110 km NW of Sorong, Indonesia.
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