A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 114 km NW of Ternate, Indonesia (71 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.62° East, latitude 1.483° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aip4. Unique identifier: us7000aip4. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 11:17:55 / July 6, 2020 @ 11:17 am UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:17:55 / 11:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 114 km NW of Ternate, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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