A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -150.6283 West, latitude -57.0138 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/02/17 / 2017-02-06 18:23:23 / February 6, 2017 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us20008hyt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008hyt. The temblor was detected at 08:23:23 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 has struck near.
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