A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 223 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand (139 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 14:52:55 / 2:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 14:52:55 / March 4, 2021 @ 2:52 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000dhq2. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dhq2. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.8761° West, latitude -37.5417° South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 223 km NE of Gisborne, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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