A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 111 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia (69 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 18:22:54 / February 11, 2020 @ 6:22 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:22:54 / 2:22 am (local time epicenter). 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: us70007sfy. Id of event: us70007sfy. The epicenter was at a depth of 72.06 km (45 miles). Exact location of event, depth 72.06 km, 127.0187° East, 1.866° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 111 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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