A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) strikes 140 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (87 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 07:01:42 / June 19, 2019 @ 7:01 am. 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 6.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:01:42 / 7:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt19170000, at00ptc3is, us600042vn. Id of event: us600042vn. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.787 West, latitude -30.6004 South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. 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: 140 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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