A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was reported Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 15:37:24 / July 10, 2017 @ 3:37 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us100098ju. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098ju. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:37:24 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -100.7° West, -36.0909° South, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Southeast of Easter Island. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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