A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 75 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia (47 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008tj0. Id of event: us20008tj0. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kotaagung in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/03/17 / 2017-03-21 13:13:39 / March 21, 2017 @ 1:13 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 60.62 km, 104.3242° East, -6.1082° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.62 km (38 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:13:39 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 75 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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