A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Auckland Islands, New Zealand region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/21 / 2021-01-24 05:47:53 / January 24, 2021 @ 5:47 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d2ty. Id of event: us7000d2ty. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:47:53 / 5:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 162.1096 East, latitude -51.1834 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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