A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 80 km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (50 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.3385° West, -28.7378° South, depth 59.02 km. The temblor was reported at 06:22:18 / 6:22 am (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 59.02 km (37 miles). Event id: us100073yx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073yx. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/16 / 2016-11-03 18:22:18 / November 3, 2016 @ 6:22 pm.
Every 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. 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 twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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