A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 260 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia (162 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 99.6596 East, latitude -3.6405 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:20:52 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d21z. Id of event: us7000d21z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 11:20:52 / January 12, 2021 @ 11:20 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 twenty 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 260 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia.
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