A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 213 km NNW of Auckland Island, New Zealand (132 miles). Id of earthquake: us20005gvu. Event ids that are associated: us20005gvu. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 03:31:18 / April 11, 2016 @ 3:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 164.8978 East, latitude -48.9682 South, depth = 19.61 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:31:18 / 2:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.61 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 five 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 213 km NNW of Auckland Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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