A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 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: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 17:59:00 / March 4, 2021 @ 5:59 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -175.7252 West, latitude -29.8018 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 17:59:00 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dfkd. Unique identifier: us7000dfkd.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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