A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000arf1. Unique identifier: us7000arf1. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 03:08:02 / July 20, 2020 @ 3:08 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:08:02 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -29.1365 West, latitude -54.9511 South, depth = 10 km.
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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
Did you feel it?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: South Sandwich Islands region.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.