A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, south of Africa (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:23:36 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d4z6. Unique identifier: us6000d4z6. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 20.9195° East, -52.9713° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 09:23:36 / January 2, 2021 @ 9:23 am.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: south of Africa. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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