A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c7sf. Id of event: us6000c7sf. The temblor was reported at 05:10:08 / 5:10 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 88.75 km (55 miles). Exact location, longitude -176.9088° West, latitude -27.4602° South, depth = 88.75 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 05:10:08 / October 7, 2020 @ 5:10 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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