A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 219 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (136 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.6684° East, latitude 3.1806° North, depth = 38.68 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.68 km (24 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:21:24 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 06:21:24 / July 6, 2020 @ 6:21 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000alen. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000alen.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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: 219 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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