A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km NW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (87 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.9649 East, latitude -30.6257 South, depth = 384.87 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/18 / 2018-11-29 15:13:55 / November 29, 2018 @ 3:13 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:13:55 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000i2ts. Unique identifier: us1000i2ts. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 384.87 km (239 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 140 km NW of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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