A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 56 km WNW of Leksula, Indonesia (35 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a1qs. Id of event: us2000a1qs. A tsunami warning has been issued near Leksula in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.0695 East, latitude -3.5404 South, depth = 14.92 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/17 / 2017-07-27 12:08:38 / July 27, 2017 @ 12:08 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:08:38 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.92 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 56 km WNW of Leksula, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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