A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 15/12/20 / 2020-12-15 03:34:50 / December 15, 2020 @ 3:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -175.7719 West, latitude -28.7243 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000cs5y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cs5y. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:34:50 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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