A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:12:47 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dfvb. Unique identifier: us6000dfvb. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/02/21 / 2021-02-01 00:12:47 / February 1, 2021 @ 12:12 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 63.01 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -177.2697 West, latitude -28.9953 South, depth = 63.01 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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