A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 277 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (172 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.8918 East, latitude -7.2729 South, depth = 156.89 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 03:20:19 / 3:20 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/05/16 / 2016-05-29 18:20:19 / May 29, 2016 @ 6:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20005z20. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005z20. The epicenter was at a depth of 156.89 km (97 miles).
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 four and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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