A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 282 km NNW of Scott Island Bank, Antarctica (175 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 21:20:27 / April 25, 2017 @ 9:20 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:20:27 / 9:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008kv0. Unique identifier: us10008kv0. Exact location of earthquake, 177.8576° East, -65.0051° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 282 km NNW of Scott Island Bank, Antarctica. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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