A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:35:24 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -147.7196° West, -57.1978° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 00:35:24 / September 27, 2020 @ 12:35 am. Event id: us6000c403. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c403.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge.
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