A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 155 km SSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (96 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cr1c. Id of event: us7000cr1c. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.65 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/12/20 / 2020-12-14 18:24:10 / December 14, 2020 @ 6:24 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:24:10 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 27.65 km, 101.9387° East, -5.1633° South.
Each 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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four 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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