A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 113 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia (70 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 72.51 km (45 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:07:56 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/20 / 2020-02-28 17:07:56 / February 28, 2020 @ 5:07 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 72.51 km, 98.6124° East, 0.578° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008a5j. Unique identifier: us60008a5j.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 113 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia.
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