A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 157 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (98 miles). Exact location, longitude 101.0367° East, latitude -4.5137° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 22:19:52 / December 23, 2020 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d2c8. Id of event: us6000d2c8. The temblor was reported at 22:19:52 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 157 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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