A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/04/16 / 2016-04-14 23:15:08 / April 14, 2016 @ 11:15 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 150.75 km (94 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 128.0844 East, latitude -7.4795 South, depth = 150.75 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005i7m. Id of event: us20005i7m. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:15:08 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter).
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 fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia.
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