A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Sumbawa Besar in Indonesia on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 09:15:47 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/06/20 / 2020-06-13 09:15:47 / June 13, 2020 @ 9:15 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ab7d. Id of event: us6000ab7d. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 117.8564° East, -8.8412° South.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sumbawa Besar (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (38 miles) from Sumbawa Besar (c. 52 700 pop).
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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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