A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Tolotangga in Indonesia on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/18 / 2018-05-28 19:25:26 / May 28, 2018 @ 7:25 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 118.3478 East, latitude -9.2737 South, depth = 50.14 km. The temblor was reported at 03:25:26 / 3:25 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Tolotangga in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.14 km (31 miles). Unique identifier: us1000edim. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000edim.
Earthquake epicenter was 100 km (62 miles) from Bima (c. 67 000 pop). Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bima (min 5000 pop).
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-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 64 km SSW of Tolotangga, Indonesia.
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