A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Event id: us6000c8z4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8z4. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -132.9391 West, latitude -54.6267 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 10:49:20 / October 17, 2020 @ 10:49 am. The temblor was picked up at 10:49:20 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred 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).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four 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 respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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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