A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 86 km S of Kotaagung, Indonesia (53 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 65.83 km (41 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kotaagung in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 104.6616 East, latitude -6.2728 South, depth = 65.83 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 07:06:46 / May 3, 2020 @ 7:06 am. Id of earthquake: us7000997z. Event ids that are associated: us7000997z. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:06:46 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 86 km S of Kotaagung, Indonesia.
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