A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:06:15 / 7:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -34.0353 West, latitude 57.175 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 09:06:15 / June 7, 2017 @ 9:06 am. Event id: us20009l2y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009l2y. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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