A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 17:17:45 / March 5, 2021 @ 5:17 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -176.2138° West, -29.5453° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:17:45 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dg33. Id of event: us7000dg33.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-four, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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