A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 249 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (155 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us70006afl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006afl. Exact location, longitude -179.0635° West, latitude -33.6784° South, depth = 35 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:06:16 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/11/19 / 2019-11-12 04:06:16 / November 12, 2019 @ 4:06 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 249 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
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