A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 190 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (118 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:09:27 / 2:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 130.66 km (81 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/09/16 / 2016-09-23 05:09:27 / September 23, 2016 @ 5:09 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 130.4305° East, -6.4731° South, depth 130.66 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006rvh. Unique identifier: us10006rvh.
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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