A earthquake with magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Cipatujah in Indonesia on Friday. Global time and date of event 15/12/17 / 2017-12-15 16:47:56 / December 15, 2017 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 108.023 East, latitude -7.7343 South, depth = 91.86 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:47:56 / 11:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Cipatujah in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 91.86 km (57 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000c4v8. Unique identifier: us2000c4v8.
Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ketanggungan, Margasari, Cirebon (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 103 km (64 miles) from Bandung (c. 1 699 700 pop), 110 km (68 miles) from Cimahi (c. 493 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Tasikmalaya (c. 271 100 pop), 129 km (80 miles) from Cirebon (c. 254 300 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Sumedang Utara (c. 206 700 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Lembang (c. 183 100 pop), 125 km (78 miles) from Plumbon (c. 167 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Banjaran (c. 165 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Soreang (c. 150 900 pop).
There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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