A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 131 km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (81 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -25.3931° West, -58.007° South, depth 35 km. The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:21:37 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us600045dg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600045dg. Global time and date of event 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 19:21:37 / June 24, 2019 @ 7:21 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 131 km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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