A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 117 km WNW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (73 miles). Event id: us2000j337. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j337. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 101.2599 East, latitude -3.4606 South, depth = 43.88 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bengkulu in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43.88 km (27 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/19 / 2019-01-11 19:05:29 / January 11, 2019 @ 7:05 pm. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:05:29 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 117 km WNW of Bengkulu, Indonesia.
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