A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us7000dgv6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgv6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 11:24:56 / March 7, 2021 @ 11:24 am. 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). The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:24:56 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.6649° West, latitude -29.2383° South, depth = 10 km.
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 sixteen, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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