A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 112 km S of Kotaagung, Indonesia (70 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kotaagung in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.32 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bkg8. Id of event: us2000bkg8. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:17:07 / 2:17 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 19:17:07 / November 8, 2017 @ 7:17 pm. Exact location, longitude 104.6171° East, latitude -6.5136° South, depth = 39.32 km.
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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 112 km S of Kotaagung, Indonesia.
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