A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dj8c. Id of event: us7000dj8c. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.8853° West, latitude -27.8807° South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/21 / 2021-03-14 06:48:10 / March 14, 2021 @ 6:48 am. The temblor was picked up at 06:48:10 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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