Earthquake Hits 55 Miles North-East of Laiwui, Indonesia, Magnitude 4.5

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 4.5 was reported 55 miles north-east of Laiwui, Indonesia, near Jl. Kabupaten, Kabupaten Halmahera Selatan, Maluku Utara, Indonesia at a depth of 10 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

The temblor occurred at Jul 14, 2019 at 09:35:11 AM UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.

The earthquake was located near Ganedidalem, Puskesmas Gane Dalam, SD Negeri 7 Halmahera Selatan, Antaress Gane Dalam and Masjid An-Nur GMM. Were you there? Let us know what happened in the comments below.

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