A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007b4z. Unique identifier: us10007b4z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:00:26 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 38.2461° East, latitude -44.1983° South, depth = 14.98 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.98 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/16 / 2016-11-21 13:00:26 / November 21, 2016 @ 1:00 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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