A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 273 km NW of Sabang, Indonesia (170 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us6000bg1i. Event ids that are associated: us6000bg1i. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 40.31 km (25 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 14:48:44 / August 11, 2020 @ 2:48 pm. The temblor was picked up at 14:48:44 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 93.3176 East, latitude 7.3494 North, depth = 40.31 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 273 km NW of Sabang, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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