A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 05:58:29 / May 7, 2017 @ 5:58 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 17:58:29 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.7884 East, latitude -34.6423 South, depth = 65.51 km. Id of earthquake: us10008rvl. Event ids that are associated: us10008rvl. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.51 km (41 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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