A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jd8y. Unique identifier: us1000jd8y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -31.6831° West, latitude 58.5029° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 15:58:44 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/19 / 2019-03-10 17:58:44 / March 10, 2019 @ 5:58 pm.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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