A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 191 km SW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (119 miles) on Monday. Event id: us2000dc5g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dc5g. Global time and date of event 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 20:12:28 / March 4, 2018 @ 8:12 pm UTC/GMT. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:12:28 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 179.8622° East, -32.8047° South, depth 220.47 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 220.47 km (137 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 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: 191 km SW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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