A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 62 kilometers (39 miles) from Ngulung Wetan in Indonesia. Id of earthquake: us10004srp. Event ids that are associated: us10004srp. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:35:19 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 64.66 km, 111.472° East, -8.8549° South. A tsunami warning has been issued near Ngulung Wetan in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/16 / 2016-02-25 23:35:19 / February 25, 2016 @ 11:35 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 64.66 km (40 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ngunut, Kedungwaru, Tulungagung (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 100 km (62 miles) from Kedungwaru (c. 80 300 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Tulungagung (c. 65 300 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Boyolangu (c. 32 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Trenggalek (c. 29 100 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Ngunut (c. 26 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 62 km S of Ngulung Wetan, Indonesia.
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