A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km SE of Lolayan, Indonesia (87 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 47.45 km (29 miles). Unique identifier: us2000adpp. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000adpp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/08/17 / 2017-08-31 22:57:39 / August 31, 2017 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 125.2098 East, latitude -0.2474 South, depth = 47.45 km. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:57:39 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 140 km SE of Lolayan, Indonesia.
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