A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us600057xt. Unique identifier: us600057xt. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/08/19 / 2019-08-21 14:28:25 / August 21, 2019 @ 2:28 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 139.256° East, -50.3203° South. The temblor was picked up at 23:28:25 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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