A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 09:57:35 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20009lq1. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009lq1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -13.545° West, -47.5014° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 10:57:35 / June 10, 2017 @ 10:57 am.
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 has occurred nearby. 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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