A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, north of Ascension Island (0 miles). Unique identifier: us7000andq. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000andq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 04:52:08 / July 7, 2020 @ 4:52 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -12.1526° West, latitude -1.9862° South, depth = 10 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:52:08 / 4:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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