A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 200 km ENE of Tairua, New Zealand (124 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 213.08 km (132 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 04:34:30 / November 30, 2020 @ 4:34 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cml0. Event ids that are associated: us7000cml0. The temblor was reported at 04:34:30 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 177.7945° East, latitude -36.1235° South, depth = 213.08 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 200 km ENE of Tairua, New Zealand.
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