A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km W of Waingapu, Indonesia (88 miles) on Saturday. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:45:49 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000bb2z. Event ids that are associated: us6000bb2z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 118.9798° East, -9.8296° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 10:45:49 / August 8, 2020 @ 10:45 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 142 km W of Waingapu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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