A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, South Shetland Islands (0 miles). The 5.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:49:19 / 11:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 12.4 km, -58.0103° West, -62.2526° South. 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 12.4 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/20 / 2020-11-06 23:49:19 / November 6, 2020 @ 11:49 pm. Unique identifier: us7000cbmx. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbmx.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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