A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/16 / 2016-11-15 13:49:58 / November 15, 2016 @ 1:49 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us10007890. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007890. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:49:58 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -14.6417° West, -45.9635° South, depth 10 km.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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