A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 82 kilometers (51 miles) from Manokwari in Indonesia. Exact location of event, longitude 134.0593 East, latitude -1.6081 South, depth = 35.89 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.89 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us60007mm4. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007mm4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 07:19:13 / February 2, 2020 @ 7:19 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Manokwari in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:19:13 / 4:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Manokwari (c. 53 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Manokwari (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 82 km S of Manokwari, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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