A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 150 km E of Luganville, Vanuatu (93 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:33:15 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hbp4. Id of event: us1000hbp4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/10/18 / 2018-10-13 13:33:15 / October 13, 2018 @ 1:33 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 168.553° East, -15.3146° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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