A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 111 km S of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia (69 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sungaipenuh in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 101.257° East, latitude -3.0823° South, depth = 48.02 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.02 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us600054mx. Ids that are associated to the event: us600054mx. The temblor was picked up at 01:38:38 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/08/19 / 2019-08-13 18:38:38 / August 13, 2019 @ 6:38 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
Did you feel it?
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: 111 km S of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.