A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 242 km SSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (150 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000a165. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a165. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 00:21:50 / July 26, 2017 @ 12:21 am. The temblor was reported at 07:21:50 / 7:21 am (local time epicenter). 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 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 101.2829° East, -5.7558° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seven 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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