A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:44:52 / 3:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5203 West, latitude -31.8713 South, depth = 35 km. Unique identifier: us7000c9rb. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c9rb. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 03:44:52 / October 28, 2020 @ 3:44 am. 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 eight and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each 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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