A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Vanuatu region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 632.1 km (393 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:59:32 / 4:59 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/04/17 / 2017-04-16 05:59:32 / April 16, 2017 @ 5:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 632.1 km, 170.4663° East, -14.2919° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008i2e. Unique identifier: us10008i2e.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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