A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 158 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (98 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5449° West, -32.8292° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007n3m. Id of event: us70007n3m. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 15:02:16 / February 11, 2020 @ 3:02 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:02:16 / 3:02 am (local time epicenter).
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 four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 158 km SSE of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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