A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 186 km NNE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (116 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 60 km (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d8sl. Unique identifier: us2000d8sl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -177.0347 West, latitude -27.7673 South, depth = 60 km. The temblor was reported at 11:32:42 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 23:32:42 / February 18, 2018 @ 11:32 pm UTC/GMT.
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. 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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