A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 228 km N of Raoul Island, New Zealand (142 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 136.81 km (85 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009yyn. Event ids that are associated: us20009yyn. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 12:50:43 / July 16, 2017 @ 12:50 pm. The temblor was picked up at 00:50:43 / 12:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -177.6632° West, -27.2151° South, depth 136.81 km.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 228 km N of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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