A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) strikes 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Mamuju in Indonesia on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.38 km (11 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:43:52 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 119.1095° East, -2.2321° South, depth 17.38 km. Unique identifier: us7000c6e1. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c6e1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 19:43:52 / October 27, 2020 @ 7:43 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mamuju. Epicenter of the event was 55 km (34 miles) from Mamuju (c. 15 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 55 km NNE of Mamuju, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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