A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36.59 km (23 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:12:10 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bh2h. Event ids that are associated: us7000bh2h. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/08/20 / 2020-08-29 03:12:10 / August 29, 2020 @ 3:12 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -178.1252° West, -30.5352° South, depth 36.59 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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