A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 163 km W of Gorontalo, Indonesia (101 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:48:45 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 18:48:45 / November 11, 2020 @ 6:48 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 143.48 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000cdgx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cdgx. Exact location of event, longitude 121.612 East, latitude 0.3263 North, depth = 143.48 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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: 163 km W of Gorontalo, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.
Leave a Reply