A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajyp. Unique identifier: us7000ajyp. The temblor was picked up at 09:08:24 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 09:08:24 / July 8, 2020 @ 9:08 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 114.3173 East, latitude -49.7963 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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