A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 154 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (96 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bjp7. Id of event: us6000bjp7. The temblor was picked up at 10:24:31 / 10:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 10:24:31 / August 24, 2020 @ 10:24 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 100.915° East, latitude -4.1293° South, depth = 10 km.
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 seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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