A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude 127.3937° East, latitude -48.9464° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70004az7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004az7. The temblor was reported at 19:56:38 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/07/19 / 2019-07-05 11:56:38 / July 5, 2019 @ 11:56 am.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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