A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, South of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Unique identifier: us70008clg. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008clg. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -179.0327° West, -34.2418° South. Global time and date of event 20/03/20 / 2020-03-20 01:36:10 / March 20, 2020 @ 1:36 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly 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 temblor was detected at 13:36:10 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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