A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was 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 06:41:01 / 6:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 06:41:01 / June 24, 2020 @ 6:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8481 West, latitude -33.961 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ahnr. Id of event: us6000ahnr.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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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