A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006wd1. Id of event: us70006wd1. The temblor was reported at 22:29:41 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -128.3548 West, latitude -54.9593 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/01/20 / 2020-01-08 07:29:41 / January 8, 2020 @ 7:29 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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