A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 00:25:47 / March 6, 2021 @ 12:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.33 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000din9. Event ids that are associated: us7000din9. The temblor was detected at 00:25:47 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.1772° West, -29.4184° South, depth 9.33 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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