A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 102 km NNW of Curup, Indonesia (63 miles) on Sunday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:52:34 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 23:52:34 / February 28, 2021 @ 11:52 pm. 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 169.67 km (105 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 102.1121° East, -2.6399° South, depth 169.67 km. Id of earthquake: us7000dfjt. Event ids that are associated: us7000dfjt.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 102 km NNW of Curup, Indonesia.
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