A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:27:40 / 4:27 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000ahfj. Event ids that are associated: us7000ahfj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 16:27:40 / June 28, 2020 @ 4:27 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.0343° West, -32.8934° South, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty 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 quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: south of the Kermadec Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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