A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 21:36:54 / 9:36 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000abba. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000abba. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -178.8493 West, latitude -33.8106 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 21:36:54 / June 19, 2020 @ 9:36 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: south of the Kermadec Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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