A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 196 km SSE of Amahai, Indonesia (122 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 129.7617° East, -4.9008° South, depth 174.42 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/09/20 / 2020-09-08 00:45:21 / September 8, 2020 @ 12:45 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 00:45:21 / 12:45 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bjgb. Event ids that are associated: us7000bjgb. The epicenter was at a depth of 174.42 km (108 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 196 km SSE of Amahai, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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