A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 155.7308° East, latitude -62.6974° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:17:33 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 19:17:33 / June 3, 2017 @ 7:17 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009kit. Event ids that are associated: us20009kit.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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