A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 124 km SSW of Tual, Indonesia (77 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Tual in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 132.139° East, -6.6069° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us600079ne. Event ids that are associated: us600079ne. The temblor was reported at 10:31:10 / 10:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/20 / 2020-01-18 01:31:10 / January 18, 2020 @ 1:31 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 124 km SSW of Tual, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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