A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007cua. Unique identifier: us10007cua. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/11/16 / 2016-11-27 22:08:20 / November 27, 2016 @ 10:08 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -114.5977 West, latitude -50.567 South, depth = 10 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:08:20 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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