A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/10/15 / 2015-10-12 07:23:24 / October 12, 2015 @ 7:23 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us10003mxr. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003mxr. The temblor was detected at 11:23:24 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 57.8526° East, latitude 11.7573° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Owen Fracture Zone region.
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