A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000adtb. Unique identifier: us2000adtb. The temblor was reported at 09:07:37 / 9:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/09/17 / 2017-09-01 11:07:37 / September 1, 2017 @ 11:07 am. Exact location of event, longitude -34.026 West, latitude 57.0486 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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