A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 176 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (109 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us70008sfy. Event ids that are associated: us70008sfy. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.0325 West, latitude -30.6708 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:07:53 / 4:07 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/04/20 / 2020-04-09 16:07:53 / April 9, 2020 @ 4:07 pm.
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 one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 176 km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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