A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:11:37 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/06/19 / 2019-06-20 21:11:37 / June 20, 2019 @ 9:11 pm. Event id: us700046q2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700046q2. Exact location, longitude 179.3836° East, latitude -34.0044° South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine 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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