A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 189 km S of Sindangsari, Indonesia (117 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.37 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Sindangsari in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:45:37 / 3:45 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 20:45:37 / February 13, 2016 @ 8:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 108.529° East, -9.5228° South, depth 31.37 km. Id of earthquake: us20005005. Event ids that are associated: us20005005.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 189 km S of Sindangsari, Indonesia.
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