A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 153 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia (95 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us2000j3b8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j3b8. Global time and date of event 12/01/19 / 2019-01-12 12:04:26 / January 12, 2019 @ 12:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 104.2141 East, latitude -6.8198 South, depth = 37.19 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:04:26 / 7:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kotaagung in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.19 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. 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: 153 km SSW of Kotaagung, Indonesia.
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