A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 155 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (96 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000d1w7. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d1w7. Exact location, longitude 101.0614° East, latitude -4.5246° South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/12/20 / 2020-12-22 14:00:31 / December 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm. The temblor was picked up at 14:00:31 / 2:00 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 155 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia.
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