A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 185 km E of Raoul Island, New Zealand (115 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.0127 West, latitude -29.5513 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us60007ccq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007ccq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:53:51 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 20:53:51 / January 21, 2020 @ 8:53 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 185 km E of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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