A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Meulaboh in Indonesia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 96.7017 East, latitude 4.2268 North, depth = 131.31 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 18:28:52 / September 13, 2020 @ 6:28 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000bmra. Event ids that are associated: us7000bmra. The temblor was reported at 18:28:52 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 131.31 km (82 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Meulaboh (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Meulaboh (c. 35 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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