A earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was reported 93 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (58 miles) on Saturday. 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 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us600041b3. Ids that are associated to the event: pt19167000, at00pt6eof, us600041b3. The temblor was picked up at 17:17:16 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.0232 West, latitude -31.0615 South, depth = 35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 05:17:16 / June 16, 2019 @ 5:17 am.
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 93 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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