A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 127 km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia (79 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 20:09:42 / December 4, 2020 @ 8:09 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000cn53. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cn53. The temblor was picked up at 20:09:42 / 8:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.14 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.2493 East, latitude 5.1474 North, depth = 37.14 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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