A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 139 km SW of Angaur State, Palau (86 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.24 km, 133.2466° East, 6.0029° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.24 km (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/08/19 / 2019-08-11 17:51:13 / August 11, 2019 @ 5:51 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 02:51:13 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us600053rn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600053rn.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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