A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 184 km N of Siglufjordur, Iceland (114 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -18.6127° West, 67.7997° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:07:13 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008uql. Event ids that are associated: us20008uql. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 01:07:13 / March 26, 2017 @ 1:07 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 184 km N of Siglufjordur, Iceland. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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