A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) strikes 166 km SSE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (103 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 100.0208 East, latitude -2.8604 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us2000jcbz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jcbz. A tsunami warning has been issued near Muara Siberut in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/02/19 / 2019-02-02 09:27:34 / February 2, 2019 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:27:34 / 4:27 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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