A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 132 km NW of Sabang, Indonesia (82 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:21:51 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 69.45 km (43 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/03/21 / 2021-03-01 18:21:51 / March 1, 2021 @ 6:21 pm. Exact location of event, depth 69.45 km, 94.3289° East, 6.5665° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000demx. Id of event: us7000demx.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 132 km NW of Sabang, Indonesia.
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