A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 101 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10005h77. Event ids that are associated: us10005h77. The temblor was reported at 09:42:15 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.91 km (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/05/16 / 2016-05-07 21:42:15 / May 7, 2016 @ 9:42 pm. Exact location of event, depth 26.91 km, -178.0019° West, -30.1743° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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