A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km SSE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia (65 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:36:52 / 5:36 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 22:36:52 / May 22, 2020 @ 10:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 99.5207° East, latitude -2.4966° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Muara Siberut in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009nuc. Id of event: us70009nuc.
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 105 km SSE of Muara Siberut, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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