A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.5873 West, latitude -28.3637 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000dgi6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgi6. Global time and date of event 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 13:29:48 / March 6, 2021 @ 1:29 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:29:48 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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