A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us1000ddi5. Event ids that are associated: us1000ddi5. Exact location, longitude -13.3921° West, latitude -31.283° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 06:51:07 / April 3, 2018 @ 6:51 am. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:51:07 / 5:51 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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