A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 259 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (161 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70009dvh. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009dvh. The temblor was picked up at 10:06:18 / 10:06 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 01:06:18 / May 11, 2020 @ 1:06 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.9186 East, latitude -6.0661 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and four 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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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: 259 km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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