A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km SE of Amahai, Indonesia (88 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 02:58:51 / July 10, 2017 @ 2:58 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098gm. Id of event: us100098gm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.6 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 11:58:51 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.7521 East, latitude -4.3146 South, depth = 66.6 km.
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 eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 142 km SE of Amahai, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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