A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 165 km NNE of Whakatane, New Zealand (103 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 177.9375° East, latitude -36.6783° South, depth = 270.38 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 270.38 km (168 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:08:29 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003ukh. Id of event: us70003ukh. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 03:08:29 / June 3, 2019 @ 3:08 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 165 km NNE of Whakatane, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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