A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (91 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude 101.1508° East, latitude -4.5312° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 22:23:52 / October 14, 2019 @ 10:23 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bengkulu in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:23:52 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70005u76. Event ids that are associated: us70005u76.
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 147 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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