Magnitude: 5.0M
Time: 08-26-2008 T08:07:08
Country: ATLANTICOCEAN

ATLANTICOCEAN:SOUTH

This earthquake was recorded at a focal depth of 10km below the ground in Atlanticocean on 08-26-2008 T08:07:08, where it released a sizeable amount of seismic energy and reached a magnitude of 5.0 on the richter scale. Considering this quake occurred 10km under the surface, it is best classified as a deep geologic event. An earthquake of this magnitude would likely be felt by all folks and causing a lot of panic. Damage to buildings of good design and construction would be negligible. There would be slight to moderate damage in well-built ordinary structures; Considerable damage would be experienced in poorly built or badly designed structures.
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region_code 70
eq_mag_mb 5.0
focal_depth 10
year 2008
id 10114
location_name ATLANTICOCEAN:SOUTH
eq_primary 5.0
time 08-26-2008 T08:07:08
latitude -52.533
longitude 26.417
country ATLANTICOCEAN

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