A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 216 km SSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (134 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:50:28 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10.57 km, 101.6949° East, -5.6695° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 15:50:28 / February 28, 2021 @ 3:50 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000ded9. Event ids that are associated: us7000ded9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.57 km (7 miles).
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 three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 216 km SSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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