A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.3861° West, -33.8443° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 19:24:59 / June 24, 2020 @ 7:24 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:24:59 / 7:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000afr3. Unique identifier: us7000afr3.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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