A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 107 km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia (66 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 15:47:22 / November 23, 2019 @ 3:47 pm. Id of earthquake: us70006ei7. Event ids that are associated: us70006ei7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 98.0918 East, latitude 1.0605 North, depth = 36.27 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.27 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:47:22 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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: 107 km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia.
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