A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 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). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/07/20 / 2020-07-15 09:29:27 / July 15, 2020 @ 9:29 am UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:29:27 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000at6y. Id of event: us7000at6y. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.2206 West, latitude -33.799 South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: south of the Kermadec Islands.
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