A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 277 km SSW of Pagar Alam, Indonesia (172 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us6000c6tc. Event ids that are associated: us6000c6tc. The temblor was reported at 17:16:33 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 102.4298° East, latitude -6.3968° South, depth = 34.08 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/10/20 / 2020-10-04 17:16:33 / October 4, 2020 @ 5:16 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.08 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 277 km SSW of Pagar Alam, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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