A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Bandar Lampung in Indonesia. Exact location of earthquake, 105.1061° East, -5.3283° South, depth 136.15 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:16:10 / 7:16 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 19:16:10 / July 8, 2020 @ 7:16 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 136.15 km (85 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000ap1n. Event ids that are associated: us7000ap1n.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Bandarlampung (c. 800 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Metro (c. 149 500 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Terbanggi Besar (c. 52 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Kotabumi (c. 42 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kotabumi, Terbanggi Besar, Metro (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Questions or comments?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 20 km WNW of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.