A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Off the west coast of northern Sumatra (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, 92.3472° East, 4.5948° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 04:17:01 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000da17. Event ids that are associated: us2000da17. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 22:17:01 / March 1, 2018 @ 10:17 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Off the west coast of northern Sumatra. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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