A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/20 / 2020-03-08 22:49:00 / March 8, 2020 @ 10:49 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us60008c81. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008c81. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:49:00 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -35.667 West, latitude 7.3067 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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