A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:00:19 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.7361° West, -31.415° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/10/20 / 2020-10-15 07:00:19 / October 15, 2020 @ 7:00 am. Event id: us6000c8g3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8g3.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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