A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Iceland region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/17 / 2017-06-18 09:06:57 / June 18, 2017 @ 9:06 am. The temblor was detected at 07:06:57 / 7:06 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009new. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009new. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.55 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -27.8477 West, latitude 61.0084 North, depth = 10.55 km.
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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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