Earthquake Near Raoul Island

A moderately strong earthquake struck in the Kermadec Islands, east of Raoul Island this morning.

The magnitude 5.5 quake, which struck at 9:47 a.m. New Zealand Daylight Time on Monday 26th February 2007, was located 70 km east of Raoul Island at a depth of 10 km.

[Compiled from data supplied by the US Geological Survey and its contributing agencies]

One Response to “Earthquake Near Raoul Island”

  1. Chris says:

    Alot of the earthquakes of late have been rather shallow I notice, and many focused around the Upper North Island in recent months…

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