A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pisangkemeng in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 01:01:56 / 1:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 117.8141 East, latitude -8.9289 South, depth = 58.46 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70004j4g. Unique identifier: us70004j4g. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.46 km (36 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/07/19 / 2019-07-12 17:01:56 / July 12, 2019 @ 5:01 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Pisangkemeng in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sumbawa Besar. Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate 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-one 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. 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: 14 km SSE of Pisangkemeng, Indonesia.
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