A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 225 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (140 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.8702 East, latitude 3.4106 North, depth = 65.22 km. Event id: us70009n2u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009n2u. Global time and date of event 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 06:28:11 / May 22, 2020 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 14:28:11 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 65.22 km (41 miles).
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 fifty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 225 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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