A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Unique identifier: us2000arvu. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000arvu. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/09/17 / 2017-09-20 14:42:08 / September 20, 2017 @ 2:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -114.1207° West, -17.9346° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:42:08 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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