A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 15:24:51 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70004iri. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004iri. Global time and date of event 12/07/19 / 2019-07-12 03:24:51 / July 12, 2019 @ 3:24 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 179.0568° East, -34.6692° South, depth 161.36 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 161.36 km (100 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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