A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 186 km SW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (116 miles) on Tuesday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:20:51 / 12:20 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 179.7607° East, -32.6726° South, depth 190.53 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ud6. Unique identifier: us10008ud6. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/17 / 2017-05-16 00:20:51 / May 16, 2017 @ 12:20 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 190.53 km (118 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 186 km SW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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