A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 108 km W of Tobelo, Indonesia (67 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.78 km (41 miles). Exact location of event, depth 65.78 km, 127.0391° East, 1.7687° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/17 / 2017-03-15 01:38:57 / March 15, 2017 @ 1:38 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Tobelo in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 09:38:57 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008s7z. Event ids that are associated: us20008s7z.
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 one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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