A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 122 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (76 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.7249 West, latitude -30.9867 South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 16:43:03 / June 19, 2019 @ 4:43 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:43:03 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000460t. Id of event: us7000460t. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days sixty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 122 km ENE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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