5.1 Magnitude Strikes Near Dobo, Indonesia

174km NNW of Dobo, Indonesia

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 174 km NNW of Dobo, Indonesia (108 miles). Exact location, longitude 133.7629° East, latitude -4.2531° South, depth = 27.12 km. Global time and date of event 28/06/16 / 2016-06-28 13:55:53 / June 28, 2016 @ 1:55 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Dobo in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 27.12 km (17 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:55:53 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us200067hm. Event ids that are associated: us200067hm.

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2016/06/28/moderate-earthquake-5-1-mag-174-km-nnw-of-dobo-indonesia/

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