A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 107 km SSE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna (66 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 00:03:21 / June 23, 2017 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000957u. Id of event: us1000957u. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:03:21 / 12:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -177.6516° West, -15.1344° South, depth 392.99 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 392.99 km (244 miles).
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 107 km SSE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna.
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