A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 18:46:50 / August 25, 2019 @ 6:46 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -39.3402° West, latitude 8.5114° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 15:46:50 / 3:46 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70005816. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005816. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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