A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 206 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia (128 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 100.1242° East, latitude -3.4191° South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000arda. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000arda. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 23:48:43 / July 19, 2020 @ 11:48 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:48:43 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 206 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia.
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