A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:21:07 / 2:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 12:21:07 / October 13, 2019 @ 12:21 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 35.0514° East, -44.8783° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005tvg. Id of event: us70005tvg.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Prince Edward Islands region.
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