A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000agjg. Unique identifier: us6000agjg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 14:29:12 / June 22, 2020 @ 2:29 pm. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:29:12 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1068 West, latitude -33.8207 South, depth = 8.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.7 km (5 miles).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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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