A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 113 km WNW of Ternate, Indonesia (70 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:33:07 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.453 East, latitude 1.2128 North, depth = 55.7 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 55.7 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/12/20 / 2020-12-22 14:33:07 / December 22, 2020 @ 2:33 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d5hq. Id of event: us6000d5hq.
Each 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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 113 km WNW of Ternate, Indonesia.
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