A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 123 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand (76 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:14:16 / 7:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/05/16 / 2016-05-30 07:14:16 / May 30, 2016 @ 7:14 am. Exact location of event, longitude -177.9406 West, latitude -30.3822 South, depth = 32.18 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.18 km (20 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005z5g. Unique identifier: us20005z5g.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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: 123 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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