A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles) on Monday. Event id: us7000aj2c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aj2c. Exact location of earthquake, -25.6587° West, -58.8345° South, depth 59.22 km. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:53:15 / 8:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 59.22 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 20:53:15 / July 6, 2020 @ 8:53 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fourty-four 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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