A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.9518° West, -31.3305° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000aaws. Event ids that are associated: us7000aaws. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:04:54 / 2:04 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 02:04:54 / June 18, 2020 @ 2:04 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and two 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.
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