A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Karangbadar Kidul in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.92 km (42 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:14:23 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a467. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a467. Exact location, longitude 108.9737° East, latitude -8.1677° South, depth = 66.92 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/08/17 / 2017-08-03 16:14:23 / August 3, 2017 @ 4:14 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Karangbadar Kidul in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Baturaden, Majenang, Purbalingga (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Purwokerto (c. 217 200 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Sokaraja (c. 66 500 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Purbalingga (c. 56 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Banyumas (c. 48 400 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Baturaden (c. 42 400 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Majenang (c. 38 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Wangon (c. 35 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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