A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 166 km SW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (103 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/02/18 / 2018-02-12 19:15:40 / February 12, 2018 @ 7:15 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:15:40 / 2:15 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 101.0863° East, -4.7262° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d6f6. Unique identifier: us2000d6f6.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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