A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 107 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8369 West, latitude -31.0962 South, depth = 35 km. Unique identifier: us600042zg. Ids that are associated to the event: us600042zg. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:49:42 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 13:49:42 / June 19, 2019 @ 1:49 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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