A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan (93 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us700047fu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700047fu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:44:10 / 3:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 122.5072° East, 22.2807° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 19:44:10 / June 29, 2019 @ 7:44 pm.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 149 km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan.
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