A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:03:24 / 1:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000aax7. Event ids that are associated: us7000aax7. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 13:03:24 / June 18, 2020 @ 1:03 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.1918° West, -33.7292° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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