A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Sioah in Indonesia. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 144.54 km (90 miles). Event id: us2000aufz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aufz. Exact location of earthquake, 106.1142° East, -6.214° South, depth 144.54 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/09/17 / 2017-09-25 18:10:41 / September 25, 2017 @ 6:10 pm. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:10:41 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sioah in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Jakarta (c. 8 540 100 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Bekasi (c. 1 520 100 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Tangerang (c. 1 372 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from South Tangerang (c. 1 303 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Depok (c. 1 198 100 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Bogor (c. 800 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Ciputat (c. 207 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pelabuhanratu, Cicurug, Bekasi.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 0 km SSE of Sioah, Indonesia.
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