A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 102 km SSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia (63 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/02/18 / 2018-02-06 07:53:14 / February 6, 2018 @ 7:53 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.61 km (35 miles). Exact location, longitude 95.0173° East, latitude 4.6811° North, depth = 55.61 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000chdr. Unique identifier: us1000chdr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:53:14 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter).
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 four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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