A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, North of Macquarie Island (0 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:20:15 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 08:20:15 / February 7, 2020 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70007kqx. Unique identifier: us70007kqx. Exact location, longitude 161.8177° East, latitude -50.1183° South, depth = 10 km.
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 was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: North of Macquarie Island. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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