A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 116 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu (72 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 169.5014° East, latitude -20.5786° South, depth = 65.51 km. Global time and date of event 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 22:21:12 / November 25, 2017 @ 10:21 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 65.51 km (41 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000bjxp. Event ids that are associated: us1000bjxp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:21:12 / 9:21 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 116 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu.
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