A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) was reported Southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/05/20 / 2020-05-14 05:55:21 / May 14, 2020 @ 5:55 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -102.8879° West, -35.7934° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009fun. Id of event: us70009fun. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:55:21 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter).
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 have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Southeast of Easter Island.
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