A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dg5d. Id of event: us7000dg5d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -177.6633° West, latitude -28.3965° 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 19:37:08 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 19:37:08 / March 5, 2021 @ 7:37 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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