A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 89 kilometers (55 miles) from Bengkulu in Indonesia. The temblor was picked up at 10:07:26 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20005grn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005grn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.84 km (25 miles). Global time and date of event 10/04/16 / 2016-04-10 03:07:26 / April 10, 2016 @ 3:07 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 102.0573 East, latitude -4.5851 South, depth = 39.84 km.
Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Bengkulu (c. 309 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bengkulu (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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