A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 172 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (107 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -177.1848° West, latitude -31.9416° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/07/18 / 2018-07-28 14:03:01 / July 28, 2018 @ 2:03 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000g1yr. Event ids that are associated: us1000g1yr. The temblor was reported at 02:03:01 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 172 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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