A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.0808° West, -28.276° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 23:33:30 / December 8, 2020 @ 11:33 pm. The temblor was picked up at 23:33:30 / 11:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cpal. Unique identifier: us7000cpal.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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