A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 122 km W of Ternate, Indonesia (76 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.2832° East, latitude 0.8364° North, depth = 36 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 13:14:52 / June 28, 2020 @ 1:14 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahfe. Id of event: us7000ahfe. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:14:52 / 1:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 122 km W of Ternate, Indonesia.
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