A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -179.1283 West, latitude -31.7286 South, depth = 85.15 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 06:14:44 / February 19, 2021 @ 6:14 am. Unique identifier: us6000dium. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dium. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 85.15 km (53 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:14:44 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter).
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 fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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