A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Bengkulu in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 102.2789° East, -3.9792° South, depth 57.99 km. Event id: us20004vjg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004vjg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.99 km (36 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:00:14 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 04:00:14 / January 25, 2016 @ 4:00 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Bengkulu (c. 309 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Curup (c. 46 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Curup, Bengkulu.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km S of Bengkulu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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