A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 79 km SE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (49 miles). Event id: us600040rm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600040rm. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/06/19 / 2019-06-09 15:26:59 / June 9, 2019 @ 3:26 pm. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -178.2187° West, -31.8458° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:26:59 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 79 km SE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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