A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us10006tpd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006tpd. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:21:10 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -103.8896° West, latitude -35.5494° South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/09/16 / 2016-09-29 00:21:10 / September 29, 2016 @ 12:21 am.
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. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Southeast of Easter Island. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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