A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km SSE of Gorontalo, Indonesia (57 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 105.79 km (66 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 18:24:09 / September 16, 2020 @ 6:24 pm. Exact location of event, depth 105.79 km, 123.4919° East, -0.167° South. The temblor was reported at 18:24:09 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000bzli. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bzli. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 91 km SSE of Gorontalo, Indonesia.
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