A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, north of Ascension Island (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 01:08:33 / March 5, 2021 @ 1:08 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -14.6601° West, -1.3386° South. The temblor was detected at 01:08:33 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dik4. Unique identifier: us7000dik4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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