A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Event id: us60004406. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004406. The temblor was detected at 11:15:15 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 44.31 km, 179.6339° East, -34.0528° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.31 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/06/19 / 2019-06-20 23:15:15 / June 20, 2019 @ 11:15 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: South of the Kermadec Islands.
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