A earthquake magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9071 West, latitude -28.3361 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us7000dgh7. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dgh7. The 6.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:05:23 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 12:05:23 / March 6, 2021 @ 12:05 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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