A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 119 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia (74 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000bgkw. Event ids that are associated: us7000bgkw. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:05:56 / 11:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 215.47 km (134 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 128.662 East, latitude 2.5858 North, depth = 215.47 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/08/20 / 2020-08-28 23:05:56 / August 28, 2020 @ 11:05 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 119 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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