A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 03:19:56 / November 20, 2016 @ 3:19 am. 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. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:19:56 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007asg. Unique identifier: us10007asg. Exact location, longitude 39.1473° East, latitude -44.3541° South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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