A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.0441° West, -28.4953° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 07:14:13 / March 6, 2021 @ 7:14 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000dgds. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dgds. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:14:13 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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