A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 97.1636° East, -1.1136° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 14:46:14 / November 23, 2020 @ 2:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 14:46:14 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ck34. Id of event: us7000ck34. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia.
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