A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000dfje. Event ids that are associated: us7000dfje. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 16:53:39 / February 28, 2021 @ 4:53 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.63 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -178.5867 West, latitude -31.5873 South, depth = 40.63 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:53:39 / 4:53 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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