A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/04/17 / 2017-04-26 22:28:31 / April 26, 2017 @ 10:28 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -130.3338° West, latitude -54.9267° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10008l61. Event ids that are associated: us10008l61. The temblor was reported at 13:28:31 / 1:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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