A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 129 km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (80 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/04/20 / 2020-04-02 22:50:53 / April 2, 2020 @ 10:50 pm. Exact location, longitude 126.2701° East, latitude 0.4008° North, depth = 22.74 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.74 km (14 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70008rik. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008rik. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:50:53 / 6:50 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 129 km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia.
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