A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Kepulauan Mentawai region, Indonesia (0 miles) on Friday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:47:15 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.11 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 08:47:15 / July 3, 2020 @ 8:47 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 100.9372° East, latitude -3.3404° South, depth = 38.11 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000akqk. Unique identifier: us7000akqk.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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