A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 68.0872 East, latitude -2.6772 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:37:05 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 03:37:05 / March 24, 2019 @ 3:37 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jkvw. Unique identifier: us1000jkvw.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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