A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 91 kilometers (57 miles) from Banda Aceh in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 95.3115° East, 4.7112° North, depth 70.47 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 70.47 km (44 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/06/20 / 2020-06-05 01:23:06 / June 5, 2020 @ 1:23 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:23:06 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000a6ac. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a6ac.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 94 km (58 miles) from Banda Aceh (c. 250 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Banda Aceh (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 91 km S of Banda Aceh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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