A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 111 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand (69 miles). Unique identifier: us10003kv9. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003kv9. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 03:50:34 / October 7, 2015 @ 3:50 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 15:50:34 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.95 km (20 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.8247° West, -30.2745° South, depth 32.95 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 111 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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