A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 214 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (133 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:53:50 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bj4z. Id of event: us1000bj4z. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 23:53:50 / November 29, 2017 @ 11:53 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 160.32 km (100 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.7762 East, latitude -6.7628 South, depth = 160.32 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 six and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 214 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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