A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Monday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:23:27 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10005jis. Unique identifier: us10005jis. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/05/16 / 2016-05-24 07:23:27 / May 24, 2016 @ 7:23 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.69 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.4385° West, -34.0368° South, depth 14.69 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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