A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 121 km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands (75 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.79 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:52:58 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 162.5047° East, -11.391° South, depth 50.79 km. Id of earthquake: us1000jk9s. Event ids that are associated: us1000jk9s. Global time and date of event 22/03/19 / 2019-03-22 14:52:58 / March 22, 2019 @ 2:52 pm UTC/GMT.
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 two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 121 km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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