A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us7000disx. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000disx. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 14:12:26 / March 6, 2021 @ 2:12 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:12:26 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.4524° West, -28.9255° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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