A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 124 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia (77 miles). Exact location, longitude 94.2857° East, latitude 6.3381° North, depth = 76.99 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000d6bs. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d6bs. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 76.99 km (48 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/01/21 / 2021-01-07 01:27:31 / January 7, 2021 @ 1:27 am. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:27:31 / 1:27 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 124 km WNW of Sabang, Indonesia.
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