A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Tobelo in Indonesia on Sunday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Tobelo in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 03:25:44 / 3:25 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70006ry8. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006ry8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.5553 East, latitude 1.4476 North, depth = 59.31 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/12/19 / 2019-12-28 18:25:44 / December 28, 2019 @ 6:25 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.31 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tobelo (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Tobelo (c. 10 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-seven 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km ESE of Tobelo, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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