A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 247 km NE of Scott Island Bank, Antarctica (153 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.7573 West, latitude -65.6202 South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 13:47:48 / June 17, 2019 @ 1:47 pm. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:47:48 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600041rk. Event ids that are associated: us600041rk. The earthquake was roughly 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).
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. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 247 km NE of Scott Island Bank, Antarctica.
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