A earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Bunisari in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 21:45:30 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 107.4191 East, latitude -8.1978 South, depth = 35.35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 14:45:30 / April 6, 2016 @ 2:45 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bunisari in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005fv5. Id of event: us20005fv5. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.35 km (22 miles).
Event epicenter was 121 km (75 miles) from Singaparna (c. 48 900 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Banjar (c. 37 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Singaparna, Banjar (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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