A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 117 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia (73 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:21:34 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpse. Id of event: us7000cpse. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 234.19 km (146 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.4719 East, latitude 2.6849 North, depth = 234.19 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 13:21:34 / December 6, 2020 @ 1:21 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 117 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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