A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.7983 West, latitude -57.2293 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:10:11 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/02/17 / 2017-02-09 19:10:11 / February 9, 2017 @ 7:10 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us20008is3. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008is3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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