A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us600063gf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600063gf. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/10/19 / 2019-10-27 02:05:38 / October 27, 2019 @ 2:05 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 66.46 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:05:38 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.1228 East, latitude 3.0669 North, depth = 66.46 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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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: Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia.
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