A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Event id: us6000be3b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000be3b. 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 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.9323° West, -34.0305° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 17:24:13 / August 8, 2020 @ 5:24 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:24:13 / 5:24 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: south of the Kermadec Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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