A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 227 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand (141 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000dhp7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dhp7. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/21 / 2021-03-10 15:45:27 / March 10, 2021 @ 3:45 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -179.8083° West, -37.5593° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 15:45:27 / 3:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 227 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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