A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -136.8092° West, -54.4724° South, depth 14.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.5 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:58:56 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10004bph. Unique identifier: us10004bph. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/01/16 / 2016-01-06 04:58:56 / January 6, 2016 @ 4:58 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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