A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km N of Tual, Indonesia (93 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000digr. Unique identifier: us6000digr. Exact location of earthquake, 132.9478° East, -4.2914° South, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 20:28:54 / February 17, 2021 @ 8:28 pm. The temblor was reported at 20:28:54 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 149 km N of Tual, Indonesia.
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