A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 67 km WSW of Khuzdar, Pakistan (42 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10003ruc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003ruc. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 66.0436° East, 27.4455° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/10/15 / 2015-10-27 13:15:05 / October 27, 2015 @ 1:15 pm. The temblor was detected at 18:15:05 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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