A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 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). Exact location of event, longitude -33.6765 West, latitude 57.1272 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 21:40:21 / September 10, 2017 @ 9:40 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ajpe. Unique identifier: us2000ajpe. The temblor was reported at 19:40:21 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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