A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 04:24:19 / June 20, 2020 @ 4:24 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -178.1938 West, latitude -33.6789 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 04:24:19 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ac1y. Id of event: us7000ac1y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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