A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 158 km W of Raoul Island, New Zealand (98 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008kaj. Unique identifier: us70008kaj. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 375.65 km (233 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -179.5299° West, latitude -29.3023° South, depth = 375.65 km. The temblor was detected at 10:54:47 / 10:54 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/20 / 2020-03-27 22:54:47 / March 27, 2020 @ 10:54 pm.
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 four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 158 km W of Raoul Island, New Zealand.
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