A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 156 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia (97 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 126.9016 East, latitude 2.6022 North, depth = 35 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:10:59 / 2:10 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 02:10:59 / August 25, 2020 @ 2:10 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us7000bfaj. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bfaj.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 156 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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