A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 243 km WSW of Pariaman, Indonesia (151 miles). Global time and date of event 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 09:47:42 / July 5, 2020 @ 9:47 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:47:42 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 97.9992 East, latitude -1.1494 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000al9p. Event ids that are associated: us7000al9p. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 243 km WSW of Pariaman, Indonesia.
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