A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:14:54 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000888z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000888z. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/17 / 2017-03-04 00:14:54 / March 4, 2017 @ 12:14 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -129.1062° West, -55.0061° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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