A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/18 / 2018-12-04 06:20:28 / December 4, 2018 @ 6:20 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -124.1402° West, -56.2274° South. Event id: us1000i1xx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000i1xx. The temblor was reported at 22:20:28 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 was reported nearby.
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