A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 116 km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (72 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69.39 km (43 miles). Unique identifier: us70008tc7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008tc7. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -25.7163 West, latitude -58.0753 South, depth = 69.39 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/04/20 / 2020-04-10 16:38:06 / April 10, 2020 @ 4:38 pm. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:38:06 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 116 km NNE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands.
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