A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). Event id: us6000dfia. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.36 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 06:40:03 / February 8, 2021 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 06:40:03 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.7776° West, -34.8381° South, depth 33.36 km.
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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