A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Luwuk in Indonesia. The temblor was picked up at 00:14:05 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Luwuk in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 122.6535° East, latitude -1.7448° South, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003u5n. Id of event: us70003u5n. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/06/19 / 2019-06-01 16:14:05 / June 1, 2019 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Luwuk. Epicenter of the earthquake was 89 km (56 miles) from Luwuk (c. 47 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 88 km S of Luwuk, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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