A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Off the west coast of northern Sumatra (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000jfjc. Event ids that are associated: us1000jfjc. The temblor was picked up at 05:02:47 / 5:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 92.6745° East, 3.7213° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/19 / 2019-03-05 23:02:47 / March 5, 2019 @ 11:02 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Off the west coast of northern Sumatra.
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