A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km ESE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (39 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 19:58:08 / July 20, 2018 @ 7:58 pm UTC/GMT. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:58:08 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000ga2z. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ga2z. The epicenter was at a depth of 24.53 km (15 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Muara Siberut in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 99.7505 East, latitude -1.7783 South, depth = 24.53 km.
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. 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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