A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 293 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (182 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:27:21 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/12/18 / 2018-12-01 13:27:21 / December 1, 2018 @ 1:27 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hzjp. Id of event: us1000hzjp. Exact location, longitude 128.7097° East, latitude -7.403° South, depth = 140.61 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 140.61 km (87 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. 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-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 293 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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