A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 128.2322 East, latitude -7.4513 South, depth = 149.2 km. Unique identifier: us10008vkq. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008vkq. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:29:45 / 4:29 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 149.2 km (93 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/05/17 / 2017-05-26 19:29:45 / May 26, 2017 @ 7:29 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-six 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. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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