A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 80 kilometers (50 miles) from Gorontalo in Indonesia. Unique identifier: us6000d286. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d286. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 68.71 km (43 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 22:13:50 / December 20, 2020 @ 10:13 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 123.0381° East, -0.1889° South, depth 68.71 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:13:50 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Luwuk, Gorontalo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Event epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Gorontalo (c. 144 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Luwuk (c. 47 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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