A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 22 km SSW of Singkil, Indonesia (14 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c6z4. Id of event: us6000c6z4. Exact location of event, longitude 97.7007 East, latitude 2.1021 North, depth = 60.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 05:57:41 / October 9, 2020 @ 5:57 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 60.1 km (37 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:57:41 / 5:57 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 22 km SSW of Singkil, Indonesia.
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