A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). 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 15:23:48 / June 18, 2020 @ 3:23 pm. The temblor was detected at 15:23:48 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.2794 West, latitude -32.8206 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000aaxs. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aaxs.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-one, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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