A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 143 km SSW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia (89 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/05/17 / 2017-05-28 16:32:41 / May 28, 2017 @ 4:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:32:41 / 11:32 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20009j8b. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009j8b. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 98.579 East, latitude 0.2684 North, depth = 54.75 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 54.75 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 143 km SSW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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