A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000dfvw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfvw. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 06:46:42 / March 5, 2021 @ 6:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -176.5383 West, latitude -30.1644 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 06:46:42 / 6:46 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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