A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009mrt. Id of event: us20009mrt. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -135.6255° West, -54.2489° South. The temblor was reported at 14:22:14 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/06/17 / 2017-06-09 23:22:14 / June 9, 2017 @ 11:22 pm.
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge.
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