A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Kermadec Islands, New Zealand (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.0898 West, latitude -30.8791 South, depth = 10 km. 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: us6000balg. Unique identifier: us6000balg. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 22:58:25 / August 3, 2020 @ 10:58 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:58:25 / 10:58 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel anything?
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: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.