A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 145 km N of Nabire, Indonesia (90 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 20:40:42 / March 4, 2018 @ 8:40 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000dc5z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dc5z. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 135.6725 East, latitude -2.0606 South, depth = 10 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:40:42 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Nabire in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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