A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 149 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (93 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/19 / 2019-08-13 06:35:00 / August 13, 2019 @ 6:35 am. The temblor was detected at 18:35:00 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.3342° West, -31.2996° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us600054ey. Event ids that are associated: us600054ey.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 149 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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