A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:18:41 / 7:18 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000acya. Unique identifier: us7000acya. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -26.7868 West, latitude -56.1518 South, depth = 35.92 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 07:18:41 / June 27, 2020 @ 7:18 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.92 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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