A earthquake with magnitude 6.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 105 km WSW of Tugu Hilir, Indonesia (65 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60004zhq. Unique identifier: us60004zhq. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/08/19 / 2019-08-02 12:03:26 / August 2, 2019 @ 12:03 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 104.8058° East, -7.2896° South, depth 42.79 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.79 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:03:26 / 7:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Tugu Hilir in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 105 km WSW of Tugu Hilir, Indonesia.
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