A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) strikes 129 km NNW of Manokwari, Indonesia (80 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude 133.6114° East, latitude 0.2086° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:32:47 / 11:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Manokwari in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/03/20 / 2020-03-27 14:32:47 / March 27, 2020 @ 2:32 pm. Event id: us70008h8n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008h8n.
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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 129 km NNW of Manokwari, Indonesia.
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