A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:58:47 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dgie. Unique identifier: us7000dgie. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 13:58:47 / March 6, 2021 @ 1:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.2961° West, -32.5918° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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