A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 248 km W of Abepura, Indonesia (154 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:24:23 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 138.3488° East, latitude -2.7268° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70005xa4. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005xa4. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 19:24:23 / October 22, 2019 @ 7:24 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and two 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 248 km W of Abepura, Indonesia.
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