A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 01:45:07 / January 9, 2021 @ 1:45 am. Exact location of event, depth 330.83 km, -179.1047° West, -29.3778° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 330.83 km (206 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000d14h. Event ids that are associated: us7000d14h. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:45:07 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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