A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 145 km S of Lata, Solomon Islands (90 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:32:22 / 2:32 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jlt6. Unique identifier: us1000jlt6. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 15:32:22 / March 26, 2019 @ 3:32 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 165.6788° East, -12.0248° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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