A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 226 km SSW of Padang, Indonesia (140 miles). 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: 17/11/20 / 2020-11-17 01:44:09 / November 17, 2020 @ 1:44 am. Exact location, longitude 99.3071° East, latitude -2.7016° South, depth = 10 km. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:44:09 / 1:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cfxq. Id of event: us7000cfxq.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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