A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 95 km S of Singkil, Indonesia (59 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgqh. Id of event: us6000dgqh. The temblor was detected at 15:35:14 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.73 km (32 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 97.7214 East, latitude 1.4273 North, depth = 50.73 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 15:35:14 / February 4, 2021 @ 3:35 pm.
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 nine 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 95 km S of Singkil, Indonesia.
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