A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/08/20 / 2020-08-31 20:28:09 / August 31, 2020 @ 8:28 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -130.0867° West, -54.9757° South, depth 10 km. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:28:09 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000bffs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bffs.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge.
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