A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.2201° West, -29.7888° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000dfm1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfm1. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:46:17 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 19:46:17 / March 4, 2021 @ 7:46 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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