A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 160 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (99 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.73 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us600044bh. Unique identifier: us600044bh. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.4226 West, latitude -30.7418 South, depth = 8.73 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 16:41:32 / June 16, 2019 @ 4:41 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 04:41:32 / 4:41 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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