A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us6000d7p9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7p9. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 10:06:36 / January 12, 2021 @ 10:06 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 171.9135° East, latitude -63.1922° South, depth = 10 km. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:06:36 / 10:06 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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