A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (53 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003jdr. Id of event: us10003jdr. A tsunami warning has been issued near Biha in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 103.6768° East, -6.0323° South, depth 19.33 km. The temblor was detected at 07:04:58 / 7:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.33 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/15 / 2015-10-01 00:04:58 / October 1, 2015 @ 12:04 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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