A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.6908 West, latitude -30.1931 South, depth = 35.91 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:25:39 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000decm. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000decm. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.91 km (22 miles). 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: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 13:25:39 / February 28, 2021 @ 1:25 pm.
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 sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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