A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 143 km SSW of Manokwari, Indonesia (89 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude 133.7942° East, latitude -2.1336° South, depth = 39.37 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:37:43 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.37 km (24 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/04/20 / 2020-04-23 04:37:43 / April 23, 2020 @ 4:37 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us60009env. Unique identifier: us60009env.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 143 km SSW of Manokwari, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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