A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -177.9175° West, latitude -31.4319° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000d4pp. Event ids that are associated: us6000d4pp. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/01/21 / 2021-01-01 01:20:09 / January 1, 2021 @ 1:20 am. The temblor was reported at 01:20:09 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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