A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, North of Svalbard (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 02/09/19 / 2019-09-02 13:02:45 / September 2, 2019 @ 1:02 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70005b6f. Event ids that are associated: us70005b6f. Exact location of event, longitude -0.945 West, latitude 80.0358 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:02:45 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Every 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. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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