A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 130 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia (81 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 14:50:24 / November 16, 2020 @ 2:50 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:50:24 / 2:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 126.299° East, latitude 0.3444° North, depth = 36.09 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.09 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us6000cqey. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cqey.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 130 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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