A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 17:10:34 / June 19, 2020 @ 5:10 pm. Unique identifier: us6000af0m. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000af0m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4495 West, latitude -33.3465 South, depth = 10 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:10:34 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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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