A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 117 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand (73 miles). Unique identifier: us2000bq6z. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bq6z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:25:54 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 05:25:54 / November 17, 2017 @ 5:25 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.9063° West, -30.3276° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 117 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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