A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Falkland Islands region (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bj3p. Unique identifier: us7000bj3p. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:01:58 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -55.2649° West, latitude -52.3832° South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 00:01:58 / September 7, 2020 @ 12:01 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 one 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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