A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Palau region (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 20:35:57 / January 2, 2021 @ 8:35 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 137.9775 East, latitude 4.3117 North, depth = 14.65 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:35:57 / 8:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.65 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d533. Unique identifier: us6000d533.
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 one 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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