A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 133 km WSW of Labuan, Indonesia (83 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 23:27:57 / August 25, 2020 @ 11:27 pm. Event id: us7000bd0c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bd0c. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:27:57 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 104.6554° East, latitude -6.6568° South, depth = 35 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 133 km WSW of Labuan, Indonesia.
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