A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -91.3064 West, latitude -41.0952 South, depth = 14.51 km. The temblor was detected at 09:46:11 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter). 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: 10/04/16 / 2016-04-10 15:46:11 / April 10, 2016 @ 3:46 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.51 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us20005gtl. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005gtl.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: Southeast of Easter Island.
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