A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10004sks. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004sks. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:17:48 / 9:17 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/16 / 2016-02-25 12:17:48 / February 25, 2016 @ 12:17 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 128.5492° East, -7.5196° South, depth 166.57 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 166.57 km (104 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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