A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 178 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (111 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 88.22 km (55 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000blez. Id of event: us2000blez. Exact location of event, longitude 129.9681 East, latitude -7.0579 South, depth = 88.22 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 13:57:38 / November 10, 2017 @ 1:57 pm. The temblor was picked up at 22:57:38 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 178 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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