A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us7000dgp1. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dgp1. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:08:07 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.7134 West, latitude -29.299 South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 23:08:07 / March 6, 2021 @ 11:08 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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