A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 16:33:26 / March 6, 2021 @ 4:33 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.4144 West, latitude -30.5478 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000dis6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dis6. The temblor was detected at 16:33:26 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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