A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was reported 232 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (144 miles) on Monday. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:28:37 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 138.495° East, -2.7105° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600044za. Id of event: us600044za. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 01:28:37 / June 24, 2019 @ 1:28 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 232 km W of Abepura, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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