A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.8358° West, -29.4557° South. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:05:53 / 4:05 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us7000dgwr. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dgwr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 16:05:53 / March 7, 2021 @ 4:05 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days eighty-nine, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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