A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported West Chile Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -96.0016° West, -36.924° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/02/17 / 2017-02-05 07:11:20 / February 5, 2017 @ 7:11 am. The temblor was reported at 01:11:20 / 1:11 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008hrc. Unique identifier: us20008hrc.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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