A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 152 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia (94 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:43:00 / 1:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 01:43:00 / August 3, 2020 @ 1:43 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.39 km (33 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b8hg. Id of event: us6000b8hg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 52.39 km, 126.1539° East, 0.1929° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 152 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia.
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