A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 141 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia (88 miles). Exact location of event, depth 37.44 km, 126.4233° East, 1.7088° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000jkwi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jkwi. The 6.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:37:34 / 12:37 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.44 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 04:37:34 / March 24, 2019 @ 4:37 am.
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 141 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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