A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 151 km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (94 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/06/17 / 2017-06-26 03:07:13 / June 26, 2017 @ 3:07 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -176.6798 West, latitude -28.4175 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:07:13 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us100096dz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096dz.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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