A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes Easter Island region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:08:09 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -111.6762° West, latitude -29.7306° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 22:08:09 / October 28, 2020 @ 10:08 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000c7a6. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7a6.
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 two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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