A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.234 West, latitude -28.2446 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 23:36:01 / January 23, 2021 @ 11:36 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 23:36:01 / 11:36 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dd0u. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dd0u.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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