A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 133 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (83 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:31:43 / 1:31 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000bsy0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bsy0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -177.5001° West, latitude -31.4911° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/17 / 2017-11-13 13:31:43 / November 13, 2017 @ 1:31 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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 133 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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