A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 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 date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 15:49:20 / June 18, 2020 @ 3:49 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aaxy. Unique identifier: us7000aaxy. Exact location of event, longitude -178.3139 West, latitude -33.0378 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:49:20 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter).
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 ninety-five, in the last 10 days ninety-five, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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