A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 15:56:31 / December 6, 2020 @ 3:56 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cpsp. Unique identifier: us7000cpsp. The temblor was detected at 15:56:31 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -178.1235° West, latitude -32.9468° South, depth = 10 km.
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 one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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