A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 579.89 km, 178.6122° East, -29.1813° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000dxuh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dxuh. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 00:51:28 / April 11, 2018 @ 12:51 am. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:51:28 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 579.89 km (360 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Kermadec Islands region.
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