A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.3852° West, -33.7373° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:51:49 / 10:51 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 10:51:49 / June 20, 2020 @ 10:51 am. Unique identifier: us7000ac2a. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ac2a. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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