A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 144 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (89 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009n3a. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009n3a. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -178.6588° West, -32.7169° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:52:26 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 15:52:26 / June 13, 2017 @ 3:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 144 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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