A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Sukadami in Indonesia. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:34:19 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 84.7 km (53 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Sukadami in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20008iff. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008iff. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 08:34:19 / February 8, 2017 @ 8:34 am. Exact location of event, depth 84.7 km, 106.9927° East, -7.5217° South.
The epicenter was 97 km (61 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Sukabumi (c. 276 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Soreang (c. 150 900 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Paseh (c. 126 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Padalarang (c. 124 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bandung, Paseh, Cimahi.
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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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