A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 126 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia (78 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:06:26 / 9:06 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kuripan in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us60008d51. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008d51. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.25 km (15 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/20 / 2020-03-10 14:06:26 / March 10, 2020 @ 2:06 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 102.9649° East, -5.8519° South, depth 24.25 km.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 126 km SW of Kuripan, Indonesia.
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