A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 05:18:19 / May 26, 2020 @ 5:18 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 153.5021° East, 46.5273° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70009qeb. Event ids that are associated: us70009qeb. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:18:19 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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