A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 194 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (121 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008uur. Unique identifier: us20008uur. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:14:35 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 118.88 km (74 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 19:14:35 / March 26, 2017 @ 7:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.8174 East, latitude -7.0231 South, depth = 118.88 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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