A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, off the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:45:13 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 179.4479° East, -37.9619° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 09:45:13 / March 11, 2021 @ 9:45 am. Id of earthquake: us7000di3e. Event ids that are associated: us7000di3e. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: off the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
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