A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 117 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (73 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 15:40:36 / November 15, 2020 @ 3:40 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000cpy3. Event ids that are associated: us6000cpy3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 55.45 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:40:36 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 128.1375° East, latitude 2.7869° North, depth = 55.45 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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