A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 114 km N of Raoul Island, New Zealand (71 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.0157° West, -28.2388° South. The temblor was picked up at 05:12:17 / 5:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008h7h. Event ids that are associated: us10008h7h. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/17 / 2017-04-07 17:12:17 / April 7, 2017 @ 5:12 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 114 km N of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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