A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) strikes Ascension Island region (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -13.4271° West, -11.6501° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:40:13 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000ael8. Event ids that are associated: us7000ael8. Global time and date of event 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 19:40:13 / June 29, 2020 @ 7:40 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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