A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 123 km NW of Ternate, Indonesia (76 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.39 km (33 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4693 East, latitude 1.4283 North, depth = 52.39 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 18:27:35 / October 30, 2020 @ 6:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 18:27:35 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c84z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c84z.
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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 123 km NW of Ternate, Indonesia.
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