A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of Easter Island (0 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 22:37:42 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cjqt. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cjqt. The epicenter was 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). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 22:37:42 / November 25, 2020 @ 10:37 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -90.6314 West, latitude -41.0967 South, depth = 10 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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