A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Easter Island region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -111.6386° West, -29.625° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/16 / 2016-04-16 07:34:24 / April 16, 2016 @ 7:34 am. The temblor was reported at 00:34:24 / 12:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005iyl. Unique identifier: us20005iyl.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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.
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