A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 124 km SSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia (77 miles). Event id: us6000557g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000557g. Exact location of event, depth 44.06 km, 94.9329° East, 4.5033° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.06 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:56:25 / 3:56 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/08/19 / 2019-08-14 21:56:25 / August 14, 2019 @ 9:56 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 124 km SSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia.
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