A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 137 km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia (85 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/19 / 2019-03-05 07:27:02 / March 5, 2019 @ 7:27 am. Exact location, longitude 94.1742° East, latitude 5.097° North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:27:02 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000jaq2. Event ids that are associated: us1000jaq2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 137 km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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