A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 125 km SSW of Biha, Indonesia (78 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us70005c9s. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005c9s. A tsunami warning has been issued near Biha in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/09/19 / 2019-09-05 11:56:19 / September 5, 2019 @ 11:56 am. The temblor was detected at 18:56:19 / 6:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 103.6143° East, -6.3812° South, depth 35 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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