A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (150 miles) on Friday. Event id: us7000469g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000469g. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/06/19 / 2019-06-27 20:45:15 / June 27, 2019 @ 8:45 pm. The temblor was picked up at 05:45:15 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.4154 East, latitude -2.7169 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 241 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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