A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 120 km WNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand (75 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0782 West, latitude -28.9414 South, depth = 346.69 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 05:15:13 / June 22, 2017 @ 5:15 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 346.69 km (215 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009nzp. Unique identifier: us20009nzp. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:15:13 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 120 km WNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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