A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. 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). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 11:16:04 / December 11, 2020 @ 11:16 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000crk9. Unique identifier: us7000crk9. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:16:04 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -175.9944° West, latitude -28.1677° South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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