A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 34 km SW of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (21 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:15:45 / 8:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10007w64. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007w64. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/01/17 / 2017-01-30 13:15:45 / January 30, 2017 @ 1:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 98.9726° East, -1.7996° South.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six 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: 34 km SW of Muara Siberut, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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