A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5.4 was reported 109km N of Tobelo, Indonesia, near Indonesia at a depth of 47.78 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.
It struck at Aug 12, 2018 at 05:23:15 UTZ. According to USGS it is possible that this earthquake could trigger a tsunami. Please visit OAA Tsunami Website to check for tsunami warnings. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.
Map of Earthquake
For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.