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Moderate earthquake 5.8 mag, 193 km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia

Earthquake location 0.3529S, 97.7239WA 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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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 97.7239° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 0.3529° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.93 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 193km SW of Sibolga, Indonesia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-03 05:57:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-03 06:19:29 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 5.066 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 518 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.956 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.64 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 64 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70003um7 Id of event.
Event Code 70003um7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003um7, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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