Not very long, but enough for everyone to notice.
My #3 son who was peeing even opened the door and told me, “Mom, earthquake. My piss fly all over.”
Did you feel it?
Earthquake Details (source)
* Monday, May 19, 2008 at 14:26:45 UTC
* Monday, May 19, 2008 at 09:26:45 PM at epicenter
* Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
Location 1.646°N, 99.181°E
Depth 11.6 km (7.2 miles) (poorly constrained)
Region NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA
Distances 45 km (25 miles) E of Sibolga, Sumatra, Indonesia
220 km (140 miles) SSE of Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia
325 km (200 miles) WSW of KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia