A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 235 km E of Raoul Island, New Zealand (146 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us10008m78. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008m78. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.64 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:22:41 / 12:22 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/04/17 / 2017-04-30 12:22:41 / April 30, 2017 @ 12:22 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.5158 West, latitude -28.9248 South, depth = 4.64 km.
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. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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