A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 14:26:51 / June 18, 2020 @ 2:26 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:26:51 / 2:26 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000aaxl. Event ids that are associated: us7000aaxl. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.2184° West, -33.499° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days seventy-one, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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