A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 04:27:38 / February 4, 2021 @ 4:27 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 175.95 km (109 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:27:38 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 175.95 km, 179.137° East, -34.2739° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgpi. Unique identifier: us6000dgpi.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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