A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 87 km SW of Raoul Island, New Zealand (54 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008f9d. Unique identifier: us10008f9d. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:40:24 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.6469 West, latitude -29.703 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/17 / 2017-04-06 17:40:24 / April 6, 2017 @ 5:40 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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