A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 128 km SE of Modayag, Indonesia (80 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008k7d. Event ids that are associated: us10008k7d. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 60.68 km (38 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 60.68 km, 125.2117° East, -0.0997° South. Global time and date of event 24/04/17 / 2017-04-24 06:13:51 / April 24, 2017 @ 6:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:13:51 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 128 km SE of Modayag, Indonesia.
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