A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (78 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -177.5678 West, latitude -30.3717 South, depth = 22.99 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:45:27 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us60007hcq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007hcq. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 13:45:27 / January 14, 2020 @ 1:45 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.99 km (14 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 126 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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