A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes Off the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand (0 miles) on Monday. 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 60.18 km (37 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.8205 East, latitude -35.2621 South, depth = 60.18 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10003kaz. Unique identifier: us10003kaz. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:09:38 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/10/15 / 2015-10-05 01:09:38 / October 5, 2015 @ 1:09 am.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Off the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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