A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:23:46 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000af25. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000af25. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 21:23:46 / June 23, 2020 @ 9:23 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -177.2344° West, -30.9337° South, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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