A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6pe. Unique identifier: us6000c6pe. The temblor was picked up at 08:16:53 / 8:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.9675° West, latitude -31.291° South, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 08:16:53 / October 2, 2020 @ 8:16 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Kermadec Islands region. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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