A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Greenland Sea (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 20:49:52 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/06/17 / 2017-06-09 20:49:52 / June 9, 2017 @ 8:49 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 0.6045 East, latitude 79.9308 North, depth = 18.43 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009lmi. Event ids that are associated: us20009lmi. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.43 km (11 miles).
Every 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. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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