A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 148 km ENE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (92 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 08:17:59 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 20:17:59 / July 30, 2017 @ 8:17 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -176.494° West, latitude -28.7495° South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000a45g. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a45g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 148 km ENE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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