A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (51 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 14:45:08 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.2475° West, -29.7387° South, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 27/09/19 / 2019-09-27 02:45:08 / September 27, 2019 @ 2:45 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us70005s1k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005s1k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 82 km SE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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