A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dh79. Unique identifier: us7000dh79. The temblor was picked up at 21:21:41 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.7027 West, latitude -29.4161 South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/21 / 2021-03-08 21:21:41 / March 8, 2021 @ 9:21 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days one hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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