Earth Continues To Tremble In Indonesia

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Padangcermin in Indonesia. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ae1c. Unique identifier: us2000ae1c. The temblor was picked up at 10:32:22 / 10:32 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 03:32:22 / September 2, 2017 @ 3:32 am. Exact location of event, depth 80.02 km, 104.8774° East, -6.0064° South. A tsunami warning has been issued near Padangcermin in Indonesia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 80.02 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bandarlampung (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Indonesia (c. 242 968 000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Bandarlampung (c. 800 300 pop).

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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2017/09/02/moderate-earthquake-5-1-mag-has-occurred-near-padangcermin-in-indonesia/

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