A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 145 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (90 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:01:01 / 7:01 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bdru. Event ids that are associated: us7000bdru. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.03 km (11 miles). Exact location of event, depth 18.03 km, 101.0439° East, -4.2702° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 19:01:01 / August 21, 2020 @ 7:01 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-seven 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 145 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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