A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -26.0871° West, -59.7727° South, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:04:56 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 23:04:56 / June 20, 2020 @ 11:04 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us6000aflv. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000aflv.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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 sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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