A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 97 km SSW of Cibungur, Indonesia (60 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 106.2885 East, latitude -8.2193 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 23:15:06 / June 11, 2017 @ 11:15 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009lwc. Unique identifier: us20009lwc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Cibungur in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:15:06 / 6:15 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 97 km SSW of Cibungur, Indonesia.
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