A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -29.7462 West, latitude -59.5299 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000djam. Unique identifier: us7000djam. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/21 / 2021-03-14 13:35:32 / March 14, 2021 @ 1:35 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:35:32 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: South Sandwich Islands region. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.