A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.1816° West, -33.407° South. Event id: us7000ad60. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ad60. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:29:05 / 6:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 18:29:05 / June 27, 2020 @ 6:29 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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