A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 10:03:02 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -143.6983 West, latitude -56.5065 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004vc2. Id of event: us20004vc2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 20:03:02 / January 28, 2016 @ 8:03 pm.
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 five 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. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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