A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 167 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand (104 miles). Unique identifier: us70008xm8. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008xm8. Exact location of earthquake, -179.1215° West, -32.93° South, depth 82.08 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/04/20 / 2020-04-09 21:28:46 / April 9, 2020 @ 9:28 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 82.08 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 09:28:46 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel anything?
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: 167 km S of L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.