A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -122.4696° West, -56.0048° South, depth 10 km. The 5.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:56:07 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 03:56:07 / October 1, 2019 @ 3:56 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005p73. Unique identifier: us70005p73. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Southern East Pacific Rise.
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