A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 153 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (95 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.5006° West, -30.7423° South, depth 10 km. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:49:25 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us600044ie. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600044ie. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/06/19 / 2019-06-21 22:49:25 / June 21, 2019 @ 10:49 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 153 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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