A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 290 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia (180 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000advt. Event ids that are associated: us6000advt. The temblor was detected at 02:02:17 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 92.7428 East, latitude 6.4195 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 02:02:17 / June 18, 2020 @ 2:02 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one and in the last 365 days three 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 290 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia.
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