A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:27:17 / 3:27 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 03:27:17 / January 3, 2021 @ 3:27 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000d54g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d54g. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -4.9797° West, -52.1656° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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