A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia (61 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 129.25 km (80 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.1368 East, latitude 1.8533 North, depth = 129.25 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 18:41:52 / September 15, 2020 @ 6:41 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:41:52 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bpun. Unique identifier: us7000bpun.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 98 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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