A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 118 km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (73 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.9075 West, latitude -28.647 South, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/19 / 2019-10-24 19:14:12 / October 24, 2019 @ 7:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 07:14:12 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us600062n7. Ids that are associated to the event: us600062n7.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel it?
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: 118 km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.