A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 246 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (153 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:42:01 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Enarotali in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.45 km (31 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 138.2166 East, latitude -2.7185 South, depth = 50.45 km. Global time and date of event 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 21:42:01 / October 22, 2019 @ 9:42 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70005xd8. Event ids that are associated: us70005xd8.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 246 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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