A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 16:20:18 / March 5, 2021 @ 4:20 pm. Exact location, longitude -176.3804° West, latitude -28.573° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 16:20:18 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000dg1h. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dg1h.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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