A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 121 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia (75 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:26:11 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:26 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:26:11 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.3309 East, latitude 0.5137 North, depth = 35 km. Id of earthquake: us6000cc53. Event ids that are associated: us6000cc53.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. 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: 121 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia.
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