A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 124 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia (77 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70006b57. Event ids that are associated: us70006b57. Global time and date of event 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 20:19:47 / November 14, 2019 @ 8:19 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.02 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:19:47 / 4:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 126.2558° East, 1.7552° North, depth 15.02 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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: 124 km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia.
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