A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/21 / 2021-03-12 23:54:24 / March 12, 2021 @ 11:54 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -173.9732° West, latitude -28.3869° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:54:24 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000diza. Unique identifier: us7000diza.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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