A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km SSW of Dadali, Solomon Islands (93 miles) on Friday. Event id: us200031bc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200031bc. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 158.5641° East, -9.3195° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 10/07/15 / 2015-07-10 05:53:47 / July 10, 2015 @ 5:53 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:53:47 / 4:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 149 km SSW of Dadali, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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