A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 187 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia (116 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c9cs. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c9cs. The temblor was picked up at 07:47:20 / 7:47 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 100.3424 East, latitude -3.3834 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 07:47:20 / October 19, 2020 @ 7:47 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 187 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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