A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 173 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia (107 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us6000cbc9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cbc9. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:56:23 / 5:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 100.4042 East, latitude -3.2733 South, depth = 10 km. 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: 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 17:56:23 / October 17, 2020 @ 5:56 pm.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 173 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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