A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009m5y. Id of event: us20009m5y. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -179.1014° West, -34.4233° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:21:22 / 1:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 13:21:22 / June 7, 2017 @ 1:21 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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 of the Kermadec Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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