A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 171 km SSE of Sinabang, Indonesia (106 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ja0d. Id of event: us1000ja0d. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/19 / 2019-03-02 22:30:33 / March 2, 2019 @ 10:30 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 97.1828 East, latitude 1.1571 North, depth = 35.13 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:30:33 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.13 km (22 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 171 km SSE of Sinabang, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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