A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (66 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us2000bnip. Event ids that are associated: us2000bnip. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8336 West, latitude -31.7723 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 20:53:13 / November 14, 2017 @ 8:53 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was 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 temblor was picked up at 08:53:13 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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