A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.9128° West, -28.6899° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 12:57:30 / March 13, 2021 @ 12:57 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:57:30 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000dj2z. Event ids that are associated: us7000dj2z.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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