A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 42.634° East, latitude -41.6555° South, depth = 10 km. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:30:32 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 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). Event id: us6000bbil. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bbil. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 16:30:32 / August 9, 2020 @ 4:30 pm.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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