A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes Balleny Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude 154.3342 East, latitude -61.2963 South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 08:43:31 / July 7, 2017 @ 8:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:43:31 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100097lf. Id of event: us100097lf.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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