A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 144 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia (89 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 17:02:28 / February 18, 2020 @ 5:02 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 126.7342 East, latitude 1.9606 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 01:02:28 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007vxh. Unique identifier: us70007vxh.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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-eight 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. 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: 144 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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