A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 110 km WNW of Sinabang, Indonesia (68 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 15/01/16 / 2016-01-15 08:31:27 / January 15, 2016 @ 8:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:31:27 / 2:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 95.4405° East, 2.7928° North, depth 31.34 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004etx. Id of event: us10004etx. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.34 km (19 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 110 km WNW of Sinabang, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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