A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:46:47 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000d3kx. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d3kx. Global time and date of event 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 05:46:47 / December 28, 2020 @ 5:46 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 56.8091° East, 14.2236° North.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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