A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 103 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (64 miles). 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: us60004zl3. Unique identifier: us60004zl3. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/19 / 2019-07-26 19:01:33 / July 26, 2019 @ 7:01 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.003° West, -30.8997° South, depth 12.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:01:33 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km NE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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