A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 240 km SSE of Katabu, Indonesia (149 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 10:47:04 / August 21, 2020 @ 10:47 am. Exact location of event, depth 635.03 km, 123.5581° East, -6.8446° South. Unique identifier: us7000bdrm. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bdrm. The temblor was reported at 10:47:04 / 10:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 635.03 km (395 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel anything?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 240 km SSE of Katabu, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.