A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 265 km NNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand (165 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/09/19 / 2019-09-01 00:14:34 / September 1, 2019 @ 12:14 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 303.31 km (188 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005ar2. Id of event: us70005ar2. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:14:34 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.4371° West, latitude -26.9229° South, depth = 303.31 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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: 265 km NNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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