A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 33 km SSE of Lolayan, Indonesia (21 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.62 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000bsmy. Event ids that are associated: us2000bsmy. A tsunami warning has been issued near Lolayan in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 01:11:22 / November 22, 2017 @ 1:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 124.4485° East, latitude 0.3808° North, depth = 98.62 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:11:22 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 33 km SSE of Lolayan, Indonesia.
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