A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 154 km WSW of Teknāf, Bangladesh (96 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:16:46 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/21 / 2021-02-24 18:16:46 / February 24, 2021 @ 6:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 91.0623 East, latitude 20.0909 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000dksl. Event ids that are associated: us6000dksl.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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