A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, east of the North Island of New Zealand (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.8813° West, latitude -37.7395° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 15:28:16 / March 4, 2021 @ 3:28 pm. Unique identifier: us7000dfgz. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dfgz. The temblor was reported at 15:28:16 / 3:28 pm (local time epicenter). 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 five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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