A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 205 km ENE of Olonkinbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen (127 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -3.3648° West, 71.5662° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 22:56:47 / October 30, 2020 @ 10:56 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c8fy. Unique identifier: us7000c8fy. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:56:47 / 10:56 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 205 km ENE of Olonkinbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen.
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