A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 190 km W of Tual, Indonesia (118 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/09/18 / 2018-09-02 04:11:49 / September 2, 2018 @ 4:11 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000h6rw. Id of event: us2000h6rw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:11:49 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 109.86 km (68 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 131.0298° East, -5.6585° South, depth 109.86 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 190 km W of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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