A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported Papua, Indonesia (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 01:16:16 / 1:16 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000dia5. Event ids that are associated: us7000dia5. Exact location of earthquake, 138.3624° East, -4.7418° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/21 / 2021-03-12 01:16:16 / March 12, 2021 @ 1:16 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Papua, Indonesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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