A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 125 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia (78 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/10/19 / 2019-10-30 17:28:59 / October 30, 2019 @ 5:28 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70006194. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006194. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.37 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4517 East, latitude 1.4543 North, depth = 12.37 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:28:59 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-four 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. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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: 125 km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia.
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