A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 223 km NNE of Nabire, Indonesia (139 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude 136.3932° East, latitude -1.565° South, depth = 32.22 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.22 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 22:41:55 / May 7, 2020 @ 10:41 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:41:55 / 7:41 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70009c16. Event ids that are associated: us70009c16.
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 two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 223 km NNE of Nabire, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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