A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 193 km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia (120 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.93 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 97.7239 East, latitude 0.3529 North, depth = 15.93 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 05:57:09 / June 3, 2019 @ 5:57 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Sibolga in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 12:57:09 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70003um7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003um7.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. 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: 193 km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia.
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