A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/01/21 / 2021-01-22 02:05:43 / January 22, 2021 @ 2:05 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:05:43 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000d29s. Event ids that are associated: us7000d29s. Exact location of earthquake, -109.8813° West, -33.8506° South, depth 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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