A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 222 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand (138 miles). Event id: us7000dgqz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgqz. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 04:36:41 / March 7, 2021 @ 4:36 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 179.7675° East, -37.2123° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 04:36:41 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 222 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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