A earthquake magnitude 6.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 102 kilometers (63 miles) from Luwuk in Indonesia. Unique identifier: us700034xq. Ids that are associated to the event: us700034xq. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.48 km (11 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:40:49 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/19 / 2019-04-12 11:40:49 / April 12, 2019 @ 11:40 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Luwuk in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 17.48 km, 122.5527° East, -1.8518° South.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Luwuk. Epicenter of the event was 103 km (64 miles) from Luwuk (c. 47 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km SSW of Luwuk, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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