M 5.0 earthquake in Sorong, Indonesian Archipelago,Indonesia on 26th September 2018 09:27:41 AM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180926-960635-ID
Magnitude M 5.0
Mercalli scale 5
Date-Time [UTC] 26th September 2018 09:27:41 AM
Local Date/Time Wednesday,September 26th, 2018 at 18:27 in the in the evening at epicenter
Coordinate 0° 44.190,133° 19.752
Depth 22.48 km [13.97 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Moderate
Continent Indonesian Archipelago
Country Indonesia
Location 230.0 km [142.92 miles] to Sorong,Indonesian Archipelago
Source USGS
The potential impact of the earthquake Almost everyone feels movement. Sleeping people are awakened. Doors swing open or close. Dishes are broken. Pictures on the wall move. Small objects move or are turned over. Trees might shake. Liquids might spill out of open containers.