A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 85 kilometers (53 miles) from Sungai Penuh in Indonesia. Exact location, longitude 100.6254° East, latitude -2.0553° South, depth = 53.92 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 06:05:23 / November 22, 2020 @ 6:05 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:05:23 / 6:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 53.92 km (34 miles). Unique identifier: us6000csiv. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000csiv.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Sungai Penuh (c. 95 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sungai Penuh (min 5000 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 85 km W of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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