A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 74 kilometers (46 miles) from Meulaboh in Indonesia on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 96.6871 East, latitude 4.5069 North, depth = 153.6 km. Event id: us6000c7iv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c7iv. The temblor was picked up at 11:09:24 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 11:09:24 / October 11, 2020 @ 11:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 153.6 km (95 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lhokseumawe, Reuleuet, Bireun. Earthquake epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Lhokseumawe (c. 89 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Reuleuet (c. 40 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Meulaboh (c. 35 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Bireun (c. 25 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km ENE of Meulaboh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.