A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Curup in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 10:27:09 / 10:27 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 54.51 km (34 miles). Exact location, longitude 101.8442° East, latitude -3.0876° South, depth = 54.51 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 03:27:09 / February 25, 2018 @ 3:27 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000dcwe. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dcwe.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Curup. Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 86 km (54 miles) from Curup (c. 46 200 pop).
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 87 km WNW of Curup, Indonesia.
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