A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Southwest of Africa (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us20009wir. Event ids that are associated: us20009wir. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/07/17 / 2017-07-15 05:47:30 / July 15, 2017 @ 5:47 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 13.1 East, latitude -52.513 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 06:47:30 / 6:47 am (local time epicenter).
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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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