A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 11:52:07 / June 21, 2020 @ 11:52 am. The temblor was reported at 11:52:07 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.58 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -177.7031° West, latitude -31.3057° South, depth = 16.58 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000afw6. Unique identifier: us6000afw6.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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