A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us6000dfe2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfe2. Exact location of event, depth 300.86 km, -179.3762° West, -32.4908° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 300.86 km (187 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:49:15 / 5:49 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 07/02/21 / 2021-02-07 17:49:15 / February 7, 2021 @ 5:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: south of the Kermadec Islands.
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