A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported Easter Island region (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 02:08:00 / 2:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -113.9624 West, latitude -22.3598 South, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10004gli. Unique identifier: us10004gli. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/16 / 2016-01-23 10:08:00 / January 23, 2016 @ 10:08 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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