A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Passo in Indonesia. The temblor was reported at 19:10:44 / 7:10 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60006al2. Unique identifier: us60006al2. The epicenter was at a depth of 49.77 km (31 miles). Exact location, longitude 128.2992° East, latitude -3.6103° South, depth = 49.77 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/19 / 2019-11-12 10:10:44 / November 12, 2019 @ 10:10 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Passo in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Amahai, Ambon (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 16 km (10 miles) from Ambon (c. 355 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Amahai (c. 47 700 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 5 km ENE of Passo, Indonesia.
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