A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Bengkulu in Indonesia. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.89 km (25 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 101.9279 East, latitude -4.0625 South, depth = 40.89 km. The temblor was reported at 22:52:33 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/06/17 / 2017-06-26 15:52:33 / June 26, 2017 @ 3:52 pm. Id of earthquake: us100096ew. Event ids that are associated: us100096ew.
Event epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Bengkulu (c. 309 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Curup (c. 46 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Curup, Bengkulu (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen 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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