A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 198 km SSE of Sinabang, Indonesia (123 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:12:04 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000aukk. Event ids that are associated: us1000aukk. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/10/17 / 2017-10-13 11:12:04 / October 13, 2017 @ 11:12 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 97.0975° East, 0.8399° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 198 km SSE of Sinabang, Indonesia.
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