A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 145 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (90 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 23:15:59 / March 7, 2019 @ 11:15 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jgks. Unique identifier: us1000jgks. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.3785° West, -32.664° South. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:15:59 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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. 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: 145 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.