A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 172 km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia (107 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:36:42 / 6:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/20 / 2020-03-26 21:36:42 / March 26, 2020 @ 9:36 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70008gtk. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008gtk. A tsunami warning has been issued near Abepura in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 139.0724° East, latitude -2.9881° South, depth = 39.09 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.09 km (24 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 172 km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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