A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:13:42 / 8:13 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.556° West, -29.441° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 08:13:42 / March 5, 2021 @ 8:13 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dfwe. Unique identifier: us7000dfwe.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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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