A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 250 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia (155 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Enarotali in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:56:45 / 2:56 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70005xk9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005xk9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.83 km (30 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/19 / 2019-10-23 05:56:45 / October 23, 2019 @ 5:56 am. Exact location of event, depth 47.83 km, 138.2505° East, -2.6939° South.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. 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: 250 km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia.
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