A earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (76 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us1000jb8d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt19065001, at00pnybt2, us1000jb8d. A tsunami warning has been issued near L’Esperance Rock in New Zealand (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:46:11 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 15:46:11 / March 6, 2019 @ 3:46 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.8026° West, -32.0289° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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: 123 km ESE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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