A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 15:52:42 / November 6, 2016 @ 3:52 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.9079 West, latitude -34.8457 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us100076xy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100076xy. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:52:42 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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