A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 132 km W of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (82 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:18:37 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70005ter. Event ids that are associated: us70005ter. Exact location, longitude 179.7132° East, latitude -31.5874° South, depth = 404.25 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 15:18:37 / October 11, 2019 @ 3:18 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 404.25 km (251 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 132 km W of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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