A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.1089 West, latitude -29.6101 South, depth = 363.36 km. The temblor was reported at 17:52:50 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 17:52:50 / March 4, 2021 @ 5:52 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dhrw. Unique identifier: us7000dhrw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 363.36 km (226 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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