A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -124.7894° West, -55.414° South, 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 earthquake 15/06/17 / 2017-06-15 11:42:15 / June 15, 2017 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009msm. Id of event: us20009msm. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:42:15 / 3:42 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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