A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 232 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (144 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us600045j5. Event ids that are associated: us600045j5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 22:39:45 / June 24, 2019 @ 10:39 pm. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:39:45 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 138.4899° East, -2.6383° South, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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