A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 139 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (86 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:09:43 / 9:09 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004615. Id of event: us70004615. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.59 km (20 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7076 West, latitude -30.7057 South, depth = 32.59 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 21:09:43 / June 19, 2019 @ 9:09 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 139 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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