A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 144 km ESE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (89 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 10/12/18 / 2018-12-10 13:29:08 / December 10, 2018 @ 1:29 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:29:08 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.6159 West, latitude -29.9335 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000itme. Unique identifier: us2000itme.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 144 km ESE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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