A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 12:22:15 / March 5, 2017 @ 12:22 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000874a. Id of event: us1000874a. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 03:22:15 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -129.3625 West, latitude -55.0791 South, depth = 10 km.
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 nine 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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