A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 148 km SE of Tondano, Indonesia (92 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.53 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 18:27:26 / October 7, 2020 @ 6:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 125.9057° East, latitude 0.4102° North, depth = 30.53 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:27:26 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000c6ib. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6ib.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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