A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c7sz. Id of event: us6000c7sz. Global time and date of event 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 15:29:02 / October 7, 2020 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 51.56 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -178.1954 West, latitude -30.5536 South, depth = 51.56 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:29:02 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand.
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