A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km NW of Ternate, Indonesia (72 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000blsf. Id of event: us7000blsf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.81 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:29:49 / 3:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 126.7266° East, 1.6088° North, depth 40.81 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 03:29:49 / September 7, 2020 @ 3:29 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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