A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 167 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia (104 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:51:52 / 4:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/01/21 / 2021-01-20 04:51:52 / January 20, 2021 @ 4:51 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dcnd. Id of event: us6000dcnd. Exact location of event, depth 55.62 km, 128.2399° East, 3.2236° North. 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 55.62 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-four 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 167 km N of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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