A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:41:45 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dcnc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dcnc. The earthquake occurred 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). Exact location of earthquake, -177.952° West, -31.3158° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/01/21 / 2021-01-20 03:41:45 / January 20, 2021 @ 3:41 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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