A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 248 km E of Amahai, Indonesia (154 miles) on Thursday. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:51:18 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000b6j3. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b6j3. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 131.1507 East, latitude -3.4939 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 02:51:18 / July 30, 2020 @ 2:51 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 248 km E of Amahai, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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