A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 47 km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (29 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.96 km (65 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -27.2372° West, -56.2781° South, depth 104.96 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700047fz. Id of event: us700047fz. Global time and date of event 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 19:46:36 / June 29, 2019 @ 7:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 17:46:36 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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