A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 245 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand (152 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 15:48:46 / March 11, 2021 @ 3:48 pm. Exact location, longitude -179.575° West, latitude -37.5444° South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 15:48:46 / 3:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000di5z. Unique identifier: us7000di5z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days thirty-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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 245 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand.
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