A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, East of the North Island of New Zealand (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/19 / 2019-10-09 20:22:52 / October 9, 2019 @ 8:22 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:22:52 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.3877° West, -35.178° South, depth 10 km. Event id: us70005sqk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005sqk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: East of the North Island of New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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