A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 96 km N of Sola, Vanuatu (60 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 14:23:28 / March 28, 2017 @ 2:23 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 253.32 km (157 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:23:28 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 167.4624° East, -13.0151° South, depth 253.32 km. Id of earthquake: us10008eb0. Event ids that are associated: us10008eb0.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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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: 96 km N of Sola, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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