A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 163 km NW of Gorontalo, Indonesia (101 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dd7d. Unique identifier: us6000dd7d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 483.48 km (300 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 121.9811 East, latitude 1.5434 North, depth = 483.48 km. The temblor was reported at 09:50:05 / 9:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 30/01/21 / 2021-01-30 09:50:05 / January 30, 2021 @ 9:50 am UTC/GMT.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 163 km NW of Gorontalo, Indonesia.
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