A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia (69 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 12:06:08 / October 26, 2020 @ 12:06 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c81n. Unique identifier: us7000c81n. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:06:08 / 12:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 95.499° East, 3.3538° North, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each 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 four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 111 km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia.
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