A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Kermadec Islands region (0 miles) on Saturday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:08:28 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000disd. Id of event: us7000disd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 14:08:28 / March 6, 2021 @ 2:08 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.4988° West, -28.9469° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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