A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 131 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu (81 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 08:08:55 / April 1, 2018 @ 8:08 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 169.7314 East, latitude -20.6507 South, depth = 83.46 km. Unique identifier: us1000dc2r. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000dc2r. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.46 km (52 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:08:55 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter). 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 three and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 131 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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