A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 41 km SSW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (25 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.92 km (30 miles). Event id: us2000hh6s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hh6s. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 23:19:41 / September 11, 2018 @ 11:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 48.92 km, -179.019° West, -31.7929° South. The temblor was reported at 11:19:41 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 41 km SSW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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