A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -132.9985° West, -54.5022° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000c5ms. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c5ms. The temblor was picked up at 08:48:11 / 8:48 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/10/20 / 2020-10-05 08:48:11 / October 5, 2020 @ 8:48 am UTC/GMT.
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 three 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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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