A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 165 km W of Meulaboh, Indonesia (103 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10004wkt. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004wkt. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/16 / 2016-03-10 17:11:00 / March 10, 2016 @ 5:11 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.41 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 23:11:00 / 11:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.6455 East, latitude 3.9876 North, depth = 29.41 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 165 km W of Meulaboh, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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