A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:29:35 / 6:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007ax6. Unique identifier: us10007ax6. Global time and date of event 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 15:29:35 / November 20, 2016 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. 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. Exact location of event, longitude 39.0932 East, latitude -44.2372 South, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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