A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 20:09:35 / March 6, 2021 @ 8:09 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgp2. Id of event: us7000dgp2. The temblor was picked up at 20:09:35 / 8:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -177.8499 West, latitude -28.4154 South, depth = 10 km. 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 eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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