A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/12/20 / 2020-12-10 20:42:06 / December 10, 2020 @ 8:42 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 82.71 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -179.7597° West, latitude -32.9762° South, depth = 82.71 km. Event id: us7000cpws. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpws. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:42:06 / 8:42 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: south of the Kermadec Islands.
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