A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 62 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (39 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007c8x. Event ids that are associated: us10007c8x. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 11:01:44 / November 25, 2016 @ 11:01 am. The temblor was detected at 23:01:44 / 11:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.7002° West, latitude -31.9734° South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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: 62 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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