A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 154 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (96 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us10008fj0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008fj0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -177.4881 West, latitude -30.6164 South, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:40:19 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/04/17 / 2017-04-03 15:40:19 / April 3, 2017 @ 3:40 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 154 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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