A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.7971 West, latitude -33.4666 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us7000acbj. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000acbj. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 21:15:47 / June 22, 2020 @ 9:15 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:15:47 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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