A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 120 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia (75 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:44:16 / 9:44 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009pmk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009pmk. Exact location of event, longitude 94.2948 East, latitude 6.2685 North, depth = 82.02 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 15:44:16 / June 25, 2017 @ 3:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 82.02 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 120 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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