A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 200 km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (124 miles). Exact location, longitude 130.5193° East, latitude -6.3263° South, depth = 112.91 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:56:44 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 112.91 km (70 miles). Event id: us100079g9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100079g9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 16:56:44 / November 17, 2016 @ 4:56 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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