A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Balleny Islands region (0 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dvrc. Unique identifier: us2000dvrc. Exact location of earthquake, 161.1425° East, -61.7137° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:21:33 / 7:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:21:33 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:21 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two 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. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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