A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 85 kilometers (53 miles) from Tobelo in Indonesia. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.9 km (21 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 13:40:51 / June 6, 2020 @ 1:40 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000a75r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a75r. The temblor was picked up at 13:40:51 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.6434 East, latitude 2.1668 North, depth = 33.9 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Tobelo (c. 10 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tobelo.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 85 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia.
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