A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 186 km S of Bengkulu, Indonesia (116 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:26:06 / 3:26 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 15:26:06 / February 28, 2021 @ 3:26 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location, longitude 102.3197° East, latitude -5.4883° South, depth = 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dfjc. Unique identifier: us7000dfjc.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 186 km S of Bengkulu, Indonesia.
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