A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 245 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (152 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000434e. Event ids that are associated: us6000434e. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 6.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:24:49 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 17:24:49 / June 19, 2019 @ 5:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 138.4044 East, latitude -2.2522 South, depth = 12.13 km.
Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 245 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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