A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 95 kilometers (59 miles) from Manado in Indonesia on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude 124.7296 East, latitude 2.3354 North, depth = 213.42 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:30:50 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 213.42 km (133 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c5m9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c5m9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/10/20 / 2020-10-05 07:30:50 / October 5, 2020 @ 7:30 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Manado (c. 451 900 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (c. 8 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe), Manado (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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