A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 16:28:59 / March 6, 2021 @ 4:28 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -177.1828 West, latitude -30.1989 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 16:28:59 / 4:28 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000ditd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ditd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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