A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes 237 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (147 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us600053ml. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600053ml. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 102.9604° East, -7.1918° South. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:39:03 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Biha in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/08/19 / 2019-08-11 04:39:03 / August 11, 2019 @ 4:39 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 237 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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