A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was reported northern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 00:45:08 / 12:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -103.2584° West, 8.3601° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d223. Id of event: us6000d223. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 00:45:08 / December 23, 2020 @ 12:45 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: northern East Pacific Rise.
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