A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) was reported central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/09/20 / 2020-09-24 00:27:49 / September 24, 2020 @ 12:27 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -18.8285 West, latitude -0.2758 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 00:27:49 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c0cs. Unique identifier: us6000c0cs.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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