A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (88 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 12:52:06 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us700045zp. Unique identifier: us700045zp. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 00:52:06 / June 19, 2019 @ 12:52 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -177.5145° West, -30.9394° South, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 142 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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