A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:49:45 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000acap. Event ids that are associated: us7000acap. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 216.19 km (134 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -178.9556° West, latitude -29.8921° South, depth = 216.19 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 06:49:45 / June 22, 2020 @ 6:49 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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