A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 136 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia (85 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude 126.2338° East, latitude 0.3719° North, depth = 50.74 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.74 km (32 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 01:53:38 / December 9, 2020 @ 1:53 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000cpbf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpbf. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:53:38 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 136 km WSW of Ternate, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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