A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 115 km SE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (71 miles). The 5.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:11:05 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Muara Siberut in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 99.8087° East, latitude -2.4554° South, depth = 6.49 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.49 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005xe1. Id of event: us70005xe1. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 22:11:05 / October 22, 2019 @ 10:11 pm.
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 115 km SE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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