A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 18:01:35 / June 21, 2020 @ 6:01 pm. Unique identifier: us7000ac79. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ac79. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.5292° West, -33.3551° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:01:35 / 6:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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