A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 104 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (65 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.8787° West, -31.7872° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:44:22 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 21:44:22 / June 22, 2017 @ 9:44 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000957d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000957d.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 104 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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