A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:16:46 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -176.6947° West, latitude -29.2127° South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000dg11. Event ids that are associated: us7000dg11. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 15:16:46 / March 5, 2021 @ 3:16 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-seven, in the last 10 days fifty-seven, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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