A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Saturday. 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 03:17:49 / March 13, 2021 @ 3:17 am. Event id: us7000dj0a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dj0a. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:17:49 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.9334° West, latitude -30.207° South, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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