A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 15:20:55 / June 18, 2020 @ 3:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -11.1694° West, -47.0167° South, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us7000aaxr. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aaxr. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:20:55 / 3:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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