A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 210 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (130 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:13:47 / 11:13 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000i4b5. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000i4b5. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.63 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/12/18 / 2018-12-04 23:13:47 / December 4, 2018 @ 11:13 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.1512 West, latitude -33.3222 South, depth = 34.63 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 210 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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