A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). Unique identifier: us600088ly. Ids that are associated to the event: us600088ly. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -0.668° West, 79.9683° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 11:57:24 / March 3, 2020 @ 11:57 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:57:24 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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