A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Event id: us2000hcpd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hcpd. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 15:09:27 / September 11, 2018 @ 3:09 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -146.6277 West, latitude -54.2102 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:09:27 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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