A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 209 km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu (130 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 157.89 km, 170.3054° East, -17.9325° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 09:07:54 / July 19, 2017 @ 9:07 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 157.89 km (98 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:07:54 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000a0rh. Event ids that are associated: us2000a0rh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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