A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 22:28:11 / March 5, 2017 @ 10:28 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 13:28:11 / 1:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -139.6564 West, latitude -58.4903 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000876d. Unique identifier: us1000876d. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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