A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 20:07:13 / February 2, 2020 @ 8:07 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.8136° West, latitude -34.5959° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:07:13 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70007n51. Event ids that are associated: us70007n51.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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