A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 150 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia (93 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000j0v3. Unique identifier: us2000j0v3. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.7412 East, latitude 2.2074 North, depth = 60 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 18:18:10 / January 6, 2019 @ 6:18 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 60 km (37 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:18:10 / 2:18 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 150 km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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