A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 112 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand (70 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:43:54 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000jc1c. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000jc1c. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -177.7199° West, -30.2692° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/01/19 / 2019-01-20 12:43:54 / January 20, 2019 @ 12:43 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 112 km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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