A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 294 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (183 miles). Exact location of event, depth 159.12 km, 128.71° East, -7.3925° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 11:35:25 / March 7, 2020 @ 11:35 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 159.12 km (99 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Saumlaki in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 20:35:25 / 8:35 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008blz. Unique identifier: us60008blz.
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 six and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 294 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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