A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, off the west coast of northern Sumatra (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:24:08 / 3:24 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/17 / 2017-04-29 03:24:08 / April 29, 2017 @ 3:24 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.72 km (18 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 95.3636 East, latitude 1.779 North, depth = 28.72 km. Id of earthquake: us10008pmv. Event ids that are associated: us10008pmv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: off the west coast of northern Sumatra. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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