A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dghf. Unique identifier: us7000dghf. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 12:04:54 / March 6, 2021 @ 12:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.959° West, -28.2714° South. The temblor was picked up at 12:04:54 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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