A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km WNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand (53 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us60008gla. Unique identifier: us60008gla. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 251.68 km (156 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 19:58:18 / March 11, 2020 @ 7:58 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:58:18 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 251.68 km, -178.643° West, -28.8357° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 86 km WNW of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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