A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 150 km NNW of Sola, Vanuatu (93 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us2000aubr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aubr. The temblor was picked up at 01:12:17 / 1:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/17 / 2017-09-25 14:12:17 / September 25, 2017 @ 2:12 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 229.97 km (143 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 167.0258° East, latitude -12.6224° South, depth = 229.97 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 150 km NNW of Sola, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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