A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 158 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia (98 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:56:34 / 12:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dh3d. Unique identifier: us7000dh3d. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 100.9848 East, latitude -4.4317 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/21 / 2021-03-08 12:56:34 / March 8, 2021 @ 12:56 pm UTC/GMT.
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 twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 158 km WSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia.
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