A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 155 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand (96 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us100097mt. Event ids that are associated: us100097mt. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5246 East, latitude -37.9261 South, depth = 48.47 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/06/17 / 2017-06-30 19:42:21 / June 30, 2017 @ 7:42 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:42:21 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.47 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 155 km ENE of Gisborne, New Zealand.
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