A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 181 km N of Boroko, Indonesia (112 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 454.24 km (282 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 454.24 km, 123.0664° East, 2.5365° North. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:13:00 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007pet. Id of event: us70007pet. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 19:13:00 / February 4, 2020 @ 7:13 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 181 km N of Boroko, Indonesia.
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