A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 154 km N of Saumlaki, Indonesia (96 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000daai. Id of event: us1000daai. Exact location of earthquake, 131.553° East, -6.5695° South, depth 52.19 km. The temblor was reported at 03:34:20 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.19 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 18:34:20 / March 28, 2018 @ 6:34 pm.
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 one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 154 km N of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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