A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 156 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (97 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:16:51 / 4:16 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000hirs. Event ids that are associated: us2000hirs. Exact location of event, depth 73.01 km, 130.4976° East, -6.7903° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.01 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 19:16:51 / September 22, 2018 @ 7:16 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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: 156 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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