A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km NW of Bonjol, Indonesia (42 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/17 / 2017-04-02 12:59:20 / April 2, 2017 @ 12:59 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:59:20 / 7:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 140.91 km (88 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008fhs. Id of event: us10008fhs. Exact location of event, longitude 99.7847 East, latitude 0.4105 North, depth = 140.91 km.
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 eight 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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