A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported Easter Island region (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 17:40:44 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 17:40:44 / September 7, 2020 @ 5:40 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bjci. Id of event: us7000bjci. Exact location, longitude -112.0055° West, latitude -24.4707° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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