A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:14:03 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 160.4233° East, latitude -61.0734° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/18 / 2018-09-07 22:14:03 / September 7, 2018 @ 10:14 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000har6. Id of event: us2000har6.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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