A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.7844 West, latitude -24.4581 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 16:07:47 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/05/19 / 2019-05-04 00:07:47 / May 4, 2019 @ 12:07 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003ghv. Id of event: us70003ghv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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