A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Mataram in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 09:02:46 / 9:02 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Mataram in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000i36p. Id of event: us1000i36p. Global time and date of event 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 01:02:46 / December 6, 2018 @ 1:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 116.0367 East, latitude -8.5376 South, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Munduk, Tabanan, Kuta (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 91 km (57 miles) from Denpasar (c. 405 900 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Mataram (c. 318 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Praya (c. 35 200 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Tabanan (c. 33 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Karangasem (c. 31 900 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Kuta (c. 30 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Ubud (c. 28 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Klungkung (c. 27 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km WNW of Mataram, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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