A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 109 km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (68 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003v5v. Id of event: us10003v5v. The temblor was reported at 00:08:03 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/11/15 / 2015-11-03 12:08:03 / November 3, 2015 @ 12:08 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -177.0744° West, -29.9383° South, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 109 km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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