A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 103 km N of Dadali, Solomon Islands (64 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000arlz. Event ids that are associated: us2000arlz. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:11:55 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.62 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 158.8819 East, latitude -7.1246 South, depth = 36.62 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 18:11:55 / September 2, 2017 @ 6:11 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 103 km N of Dadali, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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