A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Curup in Indonesia. 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 120.26 km (75 miles). Global time and date of event 22/08/20 / 2020-08-22 07:21:46 / August 22, 2020 @ 7:21 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000be8w. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000be8w. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:21:46 / 7:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 120.26 km, 102.1687° East, -2.8665° South.
Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Lubuklinggau (c. 148 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Curup (c. 46 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lubuklinggau, Curup. Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 77 km NNW of Curup, Indonesia.
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