A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.8039 West, latitude -33.3244 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:21:32 / 11:21 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000akr8. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000akr8. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 23:21:32 / July 3, 2020 @ 11:21 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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