A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Easter Island region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700099c1. Id of event: us700099c1. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 13:35:28 / May 3, 2020 @ 1:35 pm. The temblor was picked up at 05:35:28 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -113.5947° West, -22.364° South.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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