A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported Tristan da Cunha region (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -15.1703 West, latitude -35.1708 South, depth = 16.59 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:27:15 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.59 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us100073fk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073fk. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 08:27:15 / November 1, 2016 @ 8:27 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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