A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 130 km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia (81 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.2147 East, latitude 5.1497 North, depth = 41.76 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 13:34:16 / November 29, 2017 @ 1:34 pm. The temblor was reported at 19:34:16 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bvv2. Unique identifier: us2000bvv2. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41.76 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 130 km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia.
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