A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000ahk4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ahk4. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.641° West, -33.6931° South. The temblor was detected at 02:02:40 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 02:02:40 / June 24, 2020 @ 2:02 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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