A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Simeulue, Indonesia (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 14:30:42 / May 11, 2020 @ 2:30 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:30:42 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009jqg. Unique identifier: us70009jqg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 95.0397° East, latitude 2.2436° North, depth = 10 km.
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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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