A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Meulaboh in Indonesia. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.06 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/16 / 2016-10-07 15:28:06 / October 7, 2016 @ 3:28 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 95.7596 East, latitude 3.8228 North, depth = 44.06 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:28:06 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20007cl8. Event ids that are associated: us20007cl8.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Meulaboh (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 54 km (34 miles) from Meulaboh (c. 35 100 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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: 53 km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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