A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dh07. Id of event: us7000dh07. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.2979° West, -29.4719° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:49:11 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/03/21 / 2021-03-08 01:49:11 / March 8, 2021 @ 1:49 am.
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 fifteen, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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