A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 110 km SW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia (68 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/04/17 / 2017-04-30 16:37:29 / April 30, 2017 @ 4:37 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10008m8k. Event ids that are associated: us10008m8k. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 98.4686 East, latitude 0.7757 North, depth = 54.77 km. The temblor was detected at 23:37:29 / 11:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Padangsidempuan in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.77 km (34 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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