A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 93 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (58 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/07/18 / 2018-07-26 08:33:30 / July 26, 2018 @ 8:33 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000gia3. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000gia3. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:33:30 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.9531° West, -31.203° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 93 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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