A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 138 km NNE of Labuan Bajo, Indonesia (86 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 16:49:58 / 4:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 618.06 km (384 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d6sh. Id of event: us6000d6sh. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/01/21 / 2021-01-08 16:49:58 / January 8, 2021 @ 4:49 pm. Exact location of event, depth 618.06 km, 120.1769° East, -7.2764° South.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 138 km NNE of Labuan Bajo, Indonesia.
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