A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 13:28:33 / March 5, 2021 @ 1:28 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:28:33 / 1:28 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfyr. Id of event: us7000dfyr. Exact location of event, longitude -177.0723 West, latitude -28.6204 South, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-nine, in the last 10 days eighty-nine, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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