A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 126 km SE of Honiara, Solomon Islands (78 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 160.71 East, latitude -10.2982 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:21:24 / 5:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 18:21:24 / November 7, 2016 @ 6:21 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us100076z1. Event ids that are associated: us100076z1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 126 km SE of Honiara, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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