A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, South Atlantic Ocean (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -48.4627° West, -53.3077° South, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 21:23:44 / April 4, 2017 @ 9:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008eel. Unique identifier: us10008eel. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:23:44 / 6:23 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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