A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Scotia Sea (0 miles). Event id: us100098zc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098zc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 22:38:46 / July 11, 2017 @ 10:38 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:38:46 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -48.6816° West, latitude -60.3359° South, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
Did you feel anything?
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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Scotia Sea. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.