A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 121 km WNW of Ternate, Indonesia (75 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:21:55 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/09/20 / 2020-09-29 15:21:55 / September 29, 2020 @ 3:21 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000c4u7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c4u7. The epicenter was at a depth of 46.21 km (29 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 126.3433 East, latitude 1.1077 North, depth = 46.21 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. 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: 121 km WNW of Ternate, Indonesia.
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