A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 19:40:35 / March 5, 2021 @ 7:40 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7529 West, latitude -28.1922 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000dg5e. Event ids that are associated: us7000dg5e. The temblor was picked up at 19:40:35 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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