A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:20:43 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.706° West, -29.0503° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 20:20:43 / March 4, 2021 @ 8:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000dfmj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfmj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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