A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Santa Cruz Islands region (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us1000jfj1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jfj1. Global time and date of event 05/03/19 / 2019-03-05 15:00:31 / March 5, 2019 @ 3:00 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:00:31 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 169.6269 East, latitude -11.5248 South, depth = 10 km.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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