A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 91 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (57 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:21:15 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -177.9407° West, -31.3686° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006bhq. Id of event: us70006bhq. Global time and date of event 22/11/19 / 2019-11-22 09:21:15 / November 22, 2019 @ 9:21 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 91 km E of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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