A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 164 km WSW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia (102 miles) on Friday. Event id: us20005gb0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005gb0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.38 km (21 miles). Exact location, longitude 100.1446° East, latitude -2.8981° South, depth = 33.38 km. Global time and date of event 08/04/16 / 2016-04-08 09:03:13 / April 8, 2016 @ 9:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:03:13 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 164 km WSW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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