A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Kermadec Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.4318 West, latitude -30.8294 South, depth = 258.28 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:14:20 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/04/17 / 2017-04-30 23:14:20 / April 30, 2017 @ 11:14 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 258.28 km (160 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008ps5. Event ids that are associated: us10008ps5.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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